ADRCI – Oracle tool that stands for “Automatic Diagnostic Repository Command-line Interface”
This tool is built in to oracle installs, including Retail Pro Version 9.
You can easily get to things like the alert log with a Show alert command, or find the path to the trace files.
Go to a command-line or even just the “search programs and files” entry box, and type: adrci
You will get something like:
ADRCI: Release 22.214.171.124.0 – Production on Mon Mar 17 17:10:42 2014
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ADR base = “D:Oracle”
Type Help and get:
SET HOMES | HOME | HOMEPATH
SHOW HOMES | HOME | HOMEPATH
There are other commands intended to be used directly by Oracle, type
“HELP EXTENDED” to see the list