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1988032 - Keeping locater current during times of low replication activity - SRS


  • The archive log directory has many archive logs that have already been processed for replication.
  • When running ra_locator to see the current value of the locator, the OATSCN shows a very old log, yet replication processing is up-to-date and there are no open transactions.
  • When resuming the Rep Agent, the Replication Agent takes a long time to get to the point where it was when it suspended.
  • Replication Agent has been configured to truncate the archive logs, yet the archive log directory contains logs from older than expected duration.



  • SAP Replication Server Option (RSO) for Oracle
  • SAP Replication Server Option for IBM DB2 
  • SAP Replication Server Option for Microsoft SQLServer.


SAP Replication Server, heterogeneous edition all versions ; SAP Replication Server, option for Microsoft SQL Server all versions ; SAP Replication Server, option for Oracle all versions ; Sybase Replication Agent 15.0


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