965164 wrote:On Win platforms, this usually indicates that OracleService<sid> is not started.
C:\Documents and Settings\Admin>sqlplus / as sysdba
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ORA-12560: TNS:protocol adapter error
ORA-28056: Writing audit records to Windows Event Log failed
O/S-Error: (OS 1502) The event log file is full.Make sure there is room in relevant event log (.g. remove unwanted entries), then re-try starting the database instance.
965164 wrote:Which one? (there is at least three or four Windows logs)
cleared the log in Event Viewer
ORA-28056: Writing audit records to Windows Event Log failedIt seems there is still some issue with Event log.
Didnt know they were 4.. I had cleared only the System log, after clearing the rest of them
SQL> Create controlfile reuse set database "XE"
ORA-28056: Writing audit records to Windows Event Log failedPerhaps another re-install could succeed now that all logs are cleared. Third time's a charm...
O/S-Error: (OS 1502) The event log file is full.