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urgent:file extensions [message #313820] Mon, 14 April 2008 13:49 Go to next message
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i am a little confuse about the file extensions used in the oracle database..when i am trying to create tablespace i have seen that in the book some where the file extension is .dat & another .ora..i am confused what file extension i have to use??
not only that i have noticed that the pre defined table spaces are in .dbf...what is the difference between those...

please tell me as soon as possible..
Re: urgent:file extensions [message #313822 is a reply to message #313820] Mon, 14 April 2008 14:02 Go to previous messageGo to next message
Michel Cadot
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Oracle doesn't care about file extension. Use those you want.

Re: urgent:file extensions [message #313823 is a reply to message #313820] Mon, 14 April 2008 14:03 Go to previous message
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I was going to respond until I noticed the title of this post.
"urgent:file extensions"
The lack of planning on your part does not constitute an emergency on my part.
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