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Disabling .trc files in Oracle

I have an Oracle 10g development instance running on my Linux box here and I just discovered 12 GB of .trc files in the $ORACLE_HOME/admin/MYINSTANCENAME directory.  I deleted the logs, but now I am trying to figure out how to *disable* trc logging altogether to improve performance and prevent the system from wasting disk space.  I was Googling around the net and I found this command:

    alter system set sql_trace=false;

However, after logging in as 'system' and running that command the trc files are still created!  How do I prevent Oracle trc files from being created?  I feel like I am missing something obvious here.  :)  
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dbeachy1
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sujith80Commented:
Comment sql_trace in your init.ora file and restart the db.
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dbeachy1Author Commented:
Worked like a charm!  Thanks.
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