Tag: alert log

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Oracle 12cR2 Upgrade and the Alert Log

Oracle 12.2.0.1 offers a number of enhancements over version 12.1.0.2, but one of those enhancements may throw a ‘monkey wrench’ into any alert log monitoring that may be in effect. It’s a quiet change that won’t be noticed until alert log monitoring scripts no longer generate reports. In 12.2.0.1 the alert log timestamp changes to …