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  • I agree with His Chrisness on this one. If the avg(NT Admin) avg(Unix Admin), we'd all be reading this mail on Window's boxes. Er.....what I mean to say is...... but, in all seriousness....when there ...
    Mohan, RossMohan, Ross
    Jun 25, 2001 at 8:09 pm
    Jun 29, 2001 at 1:52 pm
  • Hello everyone. I am currently finishing off our company website, and am putting together the links section. This is going to be used to link to "COOL" resources for Oracle, Sybase & -aahem- ...
    Mark LeithMark Leith
    Jun 6, 2001 at 11:53 am
    Jun 9, 2001 at 12:34 am
  • SET ORACLE-L DIGESTIVE Hamid Alavi 4268 Flintlock LN Westlake Village 91631 PH: 818-8790966
    Hamid alaviHamid alavi
    Jun 12, 2001 at 4:43 pm
    Jun 20, 2001 at 3:47 pm
  • Hi everyone, I visited size=3 Jeremiah Wilton's web page http://www.speakeasy.net/~jwilton" http://www.speakeasy.net/~jwilton I was shocked to read http://www.speakeasy.org/~jwilton/hot-backup.html" ...
    NovicedbaNovicedba
    Jun 26, 2001 at 8:56 am
    Jun 29, 2001 at 4:15 am
  • All, I am very interested in collaborating with others in the writing of an Oracle technical book (DBA subject matter). I am interested in how those of you who have done this (ala Rachel), got ...
    Jim HawkinsJim Hawkins
    Jun 6, 2001 at 7:32 pm
    Jun 11, 2001 at 4:04 pm
  • HELP Get Your Private, Free E-mail from MSN Hotmail at http://www.hotmail.com. -- Please see the official ORACLE-L FAQ: http://www.orafaq.com -- Author: zabair ahmed INET: zabaira_at_hotmail.com Fat ...
    Zabair ahmedZabair ahmed
    Jun 1, 2001 at 10:06 am
    Jun 30, 2001 at 6:58 am
  • Hello guru, how can I execute a truncate table in PL/SQL ?? It only work for delete DML only ? why ? Raymond Lee Infopro Sdn Bhd Block B3 Level 8, Leisure Commerce Square No. 9, Jalan PJS 8/9 46150 ...
    Raymond Lee Meng HongRaymond Lee Meng Hong
    Jun 21, 2001 at 1:59 am
    Jun 23, 2001 at 3:35 pm
  • We've been through an internal audit and I was just wondering if anyone else has to deal with the rather ludicrous requirements I now have. In order to add or resize a datafile I now need to fill out ...
    Miller, JayMiller, Jay
    Jun 25, 2001 at 2:00 pm
    Jun 29, 2001 at 6:48 pm
  • Hi All, I have a few off-topic questions for those of you who are allowed to work from home either occasionally or on a regular basis. My department is putting a proposal together to present to ...
    Willett, MarkWillett, Mark
    Jun 13, 2001 at 8:47 pm
    Jun 21, 2001 at 4:12 pm
  • Anshuman, whenever u add a constraint to a table, oracle will make sure all the data (if any) confirms to the constraint added.... you can enable or disable a constraint (even defer)... dont confuse ...
    RahulRahul
    Jun 12, 2001 at 4:37 am
    Jun 12, 2001 at 8:48 pm
  • I AM AN IDIOT -----Original Message----- Sent: Tuesday, June 05, 2001 5:31 PM To: Multiple recipients of list ORACLE-L Well, um... thanks Ross. I owe you big time. HELP -- -----Original Message----- ...
    Mohan, RossMohan, Ross
    Jun 5, 2001 at 9:00 pm
    Jun 6, 2001 at 10:20 pm
  • I agree with Jared.. I think that OraStaff provides a valuable service to the DBA world and He does not clutter the bandwidth with a lot of junk. Good solid work opportunities in the DBA field. He ...
    Ron RogersRon Rogers
    Jun 18, 2001 at 12:14 pm
    Jun 22, 2001 at 8:58 am
  • Will Oracle use the Quick I/O capability of Veritas on database writes; that is, will it bypass any file system buffer cache and write directly to disk? Is the implementation of asynchronous I/O ...
    MacGregor, Ian A.MacGregor, Ian A.
    Jun 8, 2001 at 8:48 pm
    Jun 12, 2001 at 3:02 am
  • I keep trying to download 9i and the files keep being invalid gzip files. Anyone else have this problem or have successfully downloaded this monster? I have downloaded each file 3-4 times now in the ...
    Christopher SpenceChristopher Spence
    Jun 4, 2001 at 3:01 pm
    Jun 5, 2001 at 9:04 pm
  • Ok i'll throw one in for fun: Are you willing to give me a 25% pay increase every year regardless of state of the company? Joe Daniel Curry wrote: -- Joe Testa http://www.oracle-dba.com Performing ...
    Joseph S. TestaJoseph S. Testa
    Jun 20, 2001 at 10:32 pm
    Jun 22, 2001 at 5:42 pm
  • �Did anyone else on the list get this stupid spam besides me? thanks, joe -----Original Message----- To: jstesta_at_dorseyplus.com Sent: 6/12/01 5:48 PM OraKnowledge eBoot Camp for the Oracle8i DBA ...
    Joe S. TestaJoe S. Testa
    Jun 13, 2001 at 2:15 pm
    Jun 14, 2001 at 7:53 pm
  • I guess I am the last to discover this, but Kevin now works for TUSC. Patrice Boivin Systems Analyst (Oracle Certified DBA) Systems Admin & Operations | Admin. et Exploit. des systèmes Technology ...
    Boivin, Patrice JBoivin, Patrice J
    Jun 4, 2001 at 6:30 pm
    Jun 6, 2001 at 6:36 pm
  • Hi all, although I am searching information on Metalink and OTN, I just want to ask this question to the list ... Is it possible to rename a column? (we have lots of columns that need to be ...
    Jamadagni, RajendraJamadagni, Rajendra
    Jun 4, 2001 at 1:25 pm
    Jun 6, 2001 at 5:08 pm
  • Can any of you just confirm that Oracle 9i requires 500M of memory on Linux? Thank, Waleed -- Please see the official ORACLE-L FAQ: http://www.orafaq.com -- Author: Khedr, Waleed INET ...
    Khedr, WaleedKhedr, Waleed
    Jun 15, 2001 at 7:17 pm
    Jun 19, 2001 at 2:52 pm
  • Hello friend, Gurus I just start my Oracle developer job in April 2001, I feel interesting in Oracle Dba jobs but my current job is stuck with only application development .How can I build up my DBA ...
    Raymond Lee Meng HongRaymond Lee Meng Hong
    Jun 7, 2001 at 2:02 am
    Jun 8, 2001 at 7:17 pm
  • Hi folks; We have an Analyze running that is taking forever. Here is the setup: The table is about 250 bytes wide. The table is normally 100,000 rows The table has grown to over 4,000,000 rows. There ...
    Kevin LangeKevin Lange
    Jun 12, 2001 at 8:23 pm
    Jun 14, 2001 at 5:04 pm
  • But Rachel, doesn't NT suck? -- Please see the official ORACLE-L FAQ: http://www.orafaq.com -- Author: Mohan, Ross INET: MohanR_at_STARS-SMI.com Fat City Network Services -- (858) 538-5051 FAX: (858) ...
    Mohan, RossMohan, Ross
    Jun 4, 2001 at 7:42 pm
    Jun 6, 2001 at 5:25 am
  • Hi all, I added db writer processes last week to try and improve performance of one of my 8.1.7 db's on NT. Does anyone know if there is a way to see if Oracle actually started the additional db ...
    Kevin KostyszynKevin Kostyszyn
    Jun 4, 2001 at 3:39 pm
    Jun 5, 2001 at 12:49 pm
  • -- Please see the official ORACLE-L FAQ: http://www.orafaq.com -- Author: Christopher Spence INET: cspence_at_FuelSpot.com Fat City Network Services -- (858) 538-5051 FAX: (858) 538-5051 San Diego, ...
    Christopher SpenceChristopher Spence
    Jun 4, 2001 at 1:09 am
    Jun 5, 2001 at 8:23 am
  • Hi all, I generally use SYSTEM rather than SYS for DBA work, and would like to discourage the use of SYS as much as possible. Partly because it bypasses auditing and the profile, and also because I ...
    Guy HammondGuy Hammond
    Jun 15, 2001 at 9:01 am
    Jun 16, 2001 at 1:28 pm
  • Don't forget "HELP" Kirti -- Please see the official ORACLE-L FAQ: http://www.orafaq.com -- Author: Deshpande, Kirti INET: kirti.deshpande_at_verizon.com Fat City Network Services -- (858) 538-5051 ...
    Deshpande, KirtiDeshpande, Kirti
    Jun 1, 2001 at 6:56 pm
    Jun 4, 2001 at 3:40 pm
  • Hi GURUS,I HAVE A QUESTION. I will newly create a database and I have 8 GB RAM. I will create my SGA as 1 GB . IS it a good Idea? I see that there is a variable size for the SGA, How can I arrange ...
    Bunyamin K. KaradenizBunyamin K. Karadeniz
    Jun 23, 2001 at 6:23 pm
    Jun 29, 2001 at 2:07 pm
  • Oracle : 8.0.5 Platform : Sun Currently we have cron job every night (starting from 11pm) to do export. I changed the setting "direct" to "y" two days ago while leaving all other parameters ...
    Guang MeiGuang Mei
    Jun 22, 2001 at 4:26 pm
    Jun 25, 2001 at 2:25 pm
  • Hi, I am just curious about to know for what that i stands for in Oracle 8i. Can any one shed some light? Thanks, Muths "Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave ...
    MuthaiahMuthaiah
    Jun 6, 2001 at 4:26 pm
    Jun 6, 2001 at 8:18 pm
  • My database is down!! In my Alert file is the following entries Fri Jun 22 19:00:00 2001 Restarting dead background process EMN0 EMN0 started with pid=18 Fri Jun 22 19:00:00 2001 Shutting down ...
    Farnsworth, DaveFarnsworth, Dave
    Jun 25, 2001 at 1:27 pm
    Jun 25, 2001 at 6:13 pm
  • Hmmm... Why keep the pl/sql table in memory? Why not just a regular table that's cached (sp.?) -----Original Message----- Sent: Thursday, June 21, 2001 10:21 AM To: Multiple recipients of list ...
    John LewisJohn Lewis
    Jun 21, 2001 at 4:35 pm
    Jun 22, 2001 at 11:58 pm
  • Gee, What ever happened to a cold draft and a shot of rye? Scott Shafer San Antonio, TX 210-581-6217 "And no amount of training or preparedness can eliminate the almost certainty that in the middle ...
    Scott.Shafer_at_dcpds.cpms.osd.milScott.Shafer_at_dcpds.cpms.osd.mil
    Jun 13, 2001 at 5:04 pm
    Jun 15, 2001 at 7:16 pm
  • Has anyone run across a "Pocket Guide" for SQL. I don't need one for SQL*Plus or PL/SQL. Just sometimes I cannot remember complete syntax for some commands and a quick guide really helps. Sucks ...
    Jon bakerJon baker
    Jun 27, 2001 at 10:09 pm
    Jun 30, 2001 at 3:03 am
  • Did anyone else get that virus crap again? Sincerely, Kevin Kostyszyn DBA Dulcian, Inc www.dulcian.com kevin_at_dulcian.com -- Please see the official ORACLE-L FAQ: http://www.orafaq.com -- Author ...
    Kevin KostyszynKevin Kostyszyn
    Jun 28, 2001 at 3:02 pm
    Jun 29, 2001 at 3:29 pm
  • Anybody knows how to show current working directory and in general shell variable in Korn shell that prompt change when variable changes - for current working directory and ORACLE_SID for example. I ...
    Hillman, AlexHillman, Alex
    Jun 20, 2001 at 9:03 pm
    Jun 22, 2001 at 2:53 pm
  • Hi We are exploring the possibility of generating ER diagram from the Oracle 8i database. We want to know how it can be done. Thanks & Regards Magesh -- Please see the official ORACLE-L FAQ ...
    MageshMagesh
    Jun 12, 2001 at 8:35 am
    Jun 12, 2001 at 7:05 pm
  • Oracle 8.0.5.2.1 <-- yeah, I know I know... we are going to 8.1.7 eventually AIX 4.3.3 Hey all.... Looking at our init parameters today after reading Tim Gorman's White Paper "The Search for ...
    John.Dailey_at_ing-fsi-na.comJohn.Dailey_at_ing-fsi-na.com
    Jun 5, 2001 at 8:36 pm
    Jun 8, 2001 at 3:34 am
  • Well afetr reading the docs about logminer in version 9i, maybe i can get one more year worth of presentation out of it. it tracks and displays DDL :) useless trivia question(i know the answer) :) So ...
    Joseph TestaJoseph Testa
    Jun 12, 2001 at 6:47 pm
    Jun 13, 2001 at 1:29 pm
  • Jonathan, You had nice editors... letting you slip 6 months on the deadline. When I talked about giving up your life, I was talking about a much shorter writing schedule. We took from March (when we ...
    Rachel CarmichaelRachel Carmichael
    Jun 7, 2001 at 6:20 pm
    Jun 8, 2001 at 9:51 pm
  • We have parallel server running on on a Sun Cluster 2.2 and we are looking for the easiest way to perform hot backups. Now, I know that you have to use the "dd" command and skip the header at the ...
    Jenkins, MichaelJenkins, Michael
    Jun 15, 2001 at 4:55 pm
    Jun 19, 2001 at 10:22 pm
  • Metalink has some articles on E/B Stat, Oracle Publishing has great Statspack docs. "Walking on water and developing software from a specification are easy if both are frozen." Christopher R. Spence ...
    Christopher SpenceChristopher Spence
    Jun 14, 2001 at 6:36 pm
    Jun 15, 2001 at 5:04 pm
  • That's perfect! Bartender...another Guiness for Lee, please. ie; involved. -- Jim Hawkins Lead SAPR/3 Oracle Database Administrator MEMC Electronic Materials, Inc. 600 Pearl Drive St. Louis, MO ...
    Jim HawkinsJim Hawkins
    Jun 8, 2001 at 3:31 pm
    Jun 10, 2001 at 2:37 am
  • I have a treasury application that needs to be up 24 x 7 except for scheduled downtime. Is there any way to guarantee an app will be available 24 x 7 on NT? Is anyone faced with this? Ron Smith ...
    Smith, Ron L.Smith, Ron L.
    Jun 25, 2001 at 7:01 pm
    Jun 28, 2001 at 12:37 pm
  • All, My current application (still under development) is experiencing Oracle deadlock problems. The applications people are performing stress testing where the application is being repeatedly called ...
    Mercadante, Thomas FMercadante, Thomas F
    Jun 22, 2001 at 12:25 pm
    Jun 25, 2001 at 2:03 am
  • Hey gang; Is there any place that has a list of ALL the things you can put into the Init file and what they do ?? Not just the regular option strings.... I can get a list of these from a couple of ...
    Kevin LangeKevin Lange
    Jun 21, 2001 at 7:57 pm
    Jun 22, 2001 at 5:28 pm
  • Hi List, As the part of developing hot backup strategy, I am testing the following piece of code to take care of arch files to be made avaialable along with backup set. SQL create or replace ...
    Tirumala, SurendraTirumala, Surendra
    Jun 11, 2001 at 8:29 pm
    Jun 13, 2001 at 6:47 pm
  • Well, I betcha the reliability of NT2K and is very similar, given high level of SA competence and following good system engineering procedures. Anecdotal failure tales ( like Sun on Ebay, or any of ...
    Mohan, RossMohan, Ross
    Jun 26, 2001 at 2:59 pm
    Jun 28, 2001 at 9:26 pm
  • Hi, Thank you all very much for answering my NT batch script question. Do you mind I ask another one? I pass in SID as a parameter, if they don't pass it in, I'd like to echo out an error message. So ...
    Andrea OracleAndrea Oracle
    Jun 4, 2001 at 3:34 am
    Jun 27, 2001 at 6:30 pm
  • This is kind of a different Oracle question. Does anyone have any suggestions how a person can land an entry level job. I do not work in the Technology field but would very much like to. I have been ...
    Sllewnerak_at_aol.comSllewnerak_at_aol.com
    Jun 20, 2001 at 2:37 am
    Jun 20, 2001 at 9:38 pm
  • All, For a position that would (possibly) like me to set up an Oracle infrastructure from scratch, on Unix. Given the opportunity to choose from any system, what hardware would you pick? it'll be ...
    Yosi GreenfieldYosi Greenfield
    Jun 19, 2001 at 5:28 pm
    Jun 20, 2001 at 4:30 pm
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