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Alert log file in Oracle And command to check for ORA error and startup time

What is alert log file in Oracle The alert log file (also referred to as the ALERT.LOG) is a chronological log of messages and errors written out by an Oracle Database. Typical messages found in this file is: database startup, shutdown, log switches, space errors, etc. This file should constantly be monitored to detect unexpected messages and corruptions. Oracle will automatically create a new alert … Continue reading Alert log file in Oracle And command to check for ORA error and startup time »