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RE: How to find version number of the database

From: Yasin Baskan <>
Date: Tue, 5 Sep 2006 14:28:52 +0300
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-----Original Message-----
[] On Behalf Of Jurijs Velikanovs Sent: Tuesday, September 05, 2006 1:39 PM To:
Subject: Re: How to find version number of the database

select * from dba_registry;

On 9/5/06, Peter Hitchman <> wrote:
> Hi,
> My scenario is:
> Duplicated a database to a server running a Oracle home
> patched up to
> Now, assuming I could not access the source, how would I find out the

> original version of the database?
> I tried the dbms_utility.db_version, but that reported So
> is there a way to find out the version of the database, as opposed to
> the version of the instance being used to connect to it?
> Regards
> Pete

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