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How to open Oracle Alert Log in 3 easy steps without knowing its exact location

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Hi,

To avoid typing long directory structures, you can use ADRCI to open the Alert Log.

Just follow the below steps:

1.) call ADRCI

2.) execute "show alert"

3.) select default RDBMS ADR_HOME

This screenshot shows you the steps:

Since the default editor of show command is 'vi', you can use its commands to navigate. Like '/','n','N',':x'etc..

Regards,

János