R12.2/R12/11i Common log file locations

Last updated on June 11th, 2019 at 07:12 pm

I have worked on Oracle Apps Version 11i, R12.0 , R12.1 and R12.2. Each of these has fixed location for log files.
Apps DBA is supposed to know those location so that troubleshooting and monitoring can be done.

I am giving here the logfile location for all these version which can be lot of help to APPS DBA

11i Common Logfile location

Database Tier Logs are

Alert Log File location:
$ORACLE_HOME/admin/$CONTEXT_NAME/bdump/alert_$SID.log

Trace file location:
$ORACLE_HOME/admin/$CONTEXT_NAME/udump

Database Tier:
$ORACLE_HOME/appsutil/log/$CONTEXT_NAME/DDMMTime/adconfig.log

Application Tier Logs

Start/Stop script log files location:
$COMMON_TOP/admin/log/$CONTEXT_NAME/

Apache, Jserv, JVM log files locations:
$IAS_ORACLE_HOME/Apache/Apache/logs/ssl_engine_log
$IAS_ORACLE_HOME/Apache/Apache/logs/ssl_request_log
$IAS_ORACLE_HOME/Apache/Apache/logs/access_log
$IAS_ORACLE_HOME/Apache/Apache/logs/error_log
$IAS_ORACLE_HOME/Apache/JServ/logs

Concurrent log file location:
$APPLCSF  or $/$APPLLOG( if $APPLCSF is unset)

Patch log file location:
$APPL_TOP/admin/$TWO_TASK/log

Worker Log file location:
$APPL_TOP/admin/$TWO_TASK/log

AutoConfig log files location:
Application Tier:
$APPL_TOP/admin/$CONTEXT_NAME/log//DDMMTime/adconfig.log

R12.0/R12.1 Common Logfiles location

The log files are located in $LOG_HOME ($INST_TOP/logs) in  Oracle Applications R12

Database Tier

Alert Log File location:
$ORACLE_HOME/admin/$CONTEXT_NAME/bdump/alert_$SID.log

Trace file location:
$ORACLE_HOME/admin/SID_Hostname/udump

Logs for the adpreclone.pl are located:

$ORACLE_HOME/appsutil/log/$CONTEXT_NAME/StageDBTier_< timestamp >.log

Logs for the adcfgclone.pl are located:

RDBMS $ORACLE_HOME/appsutil/log/$CONTEXT_NAME/ApplyDBTier_< timestamp >.log

Logs for the adconfig are located:

RDBMS $ORACLE_HOME/appsutil/log/$CONTEXT_NAME/< timestamp >/adconfig.log
RDBMS $ORACLE_HOME/appsutil/log/$CONTEXT_NAME/< timestamp >/NetServiceHandler.log

Application Tier

Apache Logs (10.1.3 Oracle Home which is equivalent to iAS Oracle Home - Apache, OC4J and OPMN)
$LOG_HOME/ora/10.1.3/Apache - > Location for Apache Error and Access log files
$LOG_HOME/ora/10.1.3/j2ee - > location for j2ee related log files
$LOG_HOME/ora/10.1.3/opmn - > location for opmn related log files

Forms & Reports related logs (10.1.2 Oracle home which is equivalent to 806 Oracle Home)
$LOG_HOME/ora/10.1.2/forms
$LOG_HOME/ora/10.1.2/reports

Startup/Shutdown Log files location:
$INST_TOP/logs/appl/admin/log

Patch log files location:
$APPL_TOP/admin/$TWO_TASK/log/

Logs for the adpreclone.pl are located:
$INST_TOP/admin/log/StageAppsTier_< timestamp >.log

Where the logs for the admkappsutil.pl are located?
$INST_TOP/admin/log/MakeAppsUtil_< timestamp >.log

Logs for the adcfgclone.pl are located:
$INST_TOP/admin/log/ApplyAppsTier_< timestamp >.log
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Logs for the adconfig are located:
$INST_TOP/admin/log/< timestamp >/adconfig.log
$INST_TOP/admin/log/< timestamp >/NetServiceHandler.log

R12.2 Common Logfiles location

Many  log files are located in $LOG_HOME ($INST_TOP/logs) in  Oracle Applications R12.2

Database Tier

Alert Log File location:
$ORACLE_HOME/admin/$CONTEXT_NAME/bdump/alert_$SID.log

Trace file location:
$ORACLE_HOME/admin/SID_Hostname/udump

Logs for the adpreclone.pl are located:

$ORACLE_HOME/appsutil/log/$CONTEXT_NAME/StageDBTier_< timestamp >.log

Logs for the adcfgclone.pl are located:

RDBMS $ORACLE_HOME/appsutil/log/$CONTEXT_NAME/ApplyDBTier_< timestamp >.log

Logs for the adconfig are located:

RDBMS $ORACLE_HOME/appsutil/log/$CONTEXT_NAME/< timestamp >/adconfig.log
RDBMS $ORACLE_HOME/appsutil/log/$CONTEXT_NAME/< timestamp >/NetServiceHandler.log

Application Tier

R12.2 has Fusion Middleware Stack

Log files for OPMN and OHS processes:
$IAS_ORACLE_HOME/ instances/ <ohs_instance>/diagnostics/logs/OPMN

$IAS_ORACLE_HOME/ instances/ <ohs_instance>/diagnostics/logs/OHS

Log files for weblogic node manager:

$FMW_HOME/ wlserver_10.3/ common/ nodemanager/ nmHome1/ nodemanager.log

LogFiles for Weblogic Admin/Managed Servers

$EBS_DOMAIN_HOME/ servers/ <server_name>/logs/

Forms & Reports related logs (10.1.2 Oracle home which is equivalent to 806 Oracle Home)
$LOG_HOME/ora/10.1.2/forms
$LOG_HOME/ora/10.1.2/reports

Startup/Shutdown Log files location:
$INST_TOP/logs/appl/admin/log

ADOP Patch log files location:
$NE_BASE/ EBSapps/ log/adop/<adop_session_id>/<phase>_<date>_<time>/<context_name>/log

Logs for the adpreclone.pl are located:
$INST_TOP/admin/log/StageAppsTier_< timestamp >.log

Where the logs for the admkappsutil.pl are located?
$INST_TOP/admin/log/MakeAppsUtil_< timestamp >.log

Logs for the adcfgclone.pl are located:
$COMMON_TOP/clone/bin/CloneContext_*.log

Logs for the adconfig are located:
$INST_TOP/admin/log/< timestamp >/adconfig.log
$INST_TOP/admin/log/< timestamp >/NetServiceHandler.log

Concurrent Manager Logfiles

$NE_BASE/ inst/<CONTEXT_NAME>/logs/appl/conc/log

$NE_BASE/ inst/<CONTEXT_NAME>/logs/appl/conc/out

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