Archive for the 'xtrace'

Xtrace: an Oracle session trace browser – exec flow

Tracing a session is extremely useful when you need to investigate how a client interacts with the database – the client could be an application of yours, a third-party application, or an Oracle module such as dbms_stats or dbms_mview. To get the perfect picture of the client-server...
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Xtrace: an Oracle session trace browser (introduction)

Xtrace is a graphical tool that can navigate Oracle trace files, manipulate them, and optionally get them back as a text file. It actually makes (much) more, but in this first post we are going to focus on its basic browsing capabilities. Let’s see the tool in action on the trace file produced...
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