Thread: Oracle Archive Logs
04-10-07, 13:28 #1Registered User
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Unanswered: Oracle Archive Logs
Hi, I am setting up Oracle Archive Logging. When I set the path for the LOG_ARCHIVE_DEST in the init.ora file my instance still archives in the Oracle home directory. For some reason it will not read the path in the init.ora file. I am able to manually set the path by using 'alter system set log_archive_dest = "new path"' and it works, but I don't want to do this each time the db is restared.
Does anyone have any idea why it won't read this from the init.ora file? I am using Oracle 9i on Win2k. I am altering the correct init.ora file and I have restarted the database after making the change. When I type in sho parameter archive_dest it is blank until I set it manually. Any suggestions will be appreciated. Thanks much - George
04-10-07, 15:08 #2Registered User
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My 1st guess is that Oracle is using spfile & ignoring your pfile.You can lead some folks to knowledge, but you can not make them think.
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