Names of the BRARCHIVE Detail Logs

Every detail log contains a name with the following format:

a<encoded timestamp>.<ext>

The first characters indicate the encoded time the archiving was performed (action ID). The extension (function ID) indicates the type of archiving.

Possible function IDs:

·        sve:  Offline redo log files archived for the first time (option -s).

·        cpy:  Offline redo log files archived a second time (option -sc).

·        svd:  Offline redo log files were archived and then deleted from the archiving directory (option -sd).

·        cpd:  Offline redo log files were archived a second time and then deleted from the archiving directory (option -scd).

·        dsv:  Archived redo log files were deleted (option -ds).

·        dcp:  Offline redo log files that had been archived twice were deleted (option -dc).

·        ssv:  Offline redo log files were archived twice. Archiving was performed on two tape devices in parallel (option -ss).

·        ssd:  Offline redo log files were archived twice and then deleted. Archiving was performed on two tape devices in parallel (option -ssd).

·        cps:  Archived offline redo log files were archived for a second time. Then continues with the archiving of the files newly included in the archiving directory (option -cs).

·        cds:  Archived offline redo log files were archived for a second time and deleted. Then continues with the archiving of the files newly included in the archiving directory (option -cds).

·        tia:  The BRARCHIVE option -i, -i force or -i showwas used to initialize a volume or display the information in the label.

·        qua:  The BRARCHIVE option -q or -q check was used to display which volumes are to be used for archiving or make sure that those volumes were actually mounted; no archiving was started.

·        cma:  The BRARCHIVE option -k only was used to perform a software compression, but no archiving was started. This can be used to determine the current compression rate of all offline redo log files.

·        fst:  The BRARCHIVE option -f stop|suspend|resume was used to control a BRARCHIVE run.