RE: RMAN Compression verses cold

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Date: Tue, 15 Jan 2008 15:45:19 -0500
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I would to, but no, and it started at midnight. And another begins at 1:00am which wasn't an issue in the past, (it takes 3 hours). This new backup only has run last night.  

Joel Patterson
Database Administrator
904 727-2546

From: Jared Still [] Sent: Tuesday, January 15, 2008 3:35 PM
To: Patterson, Joel
Subject: Re: RMAN Compression verses cold    

On Jan 15, 2008 10:49 AM, <> wrote:

Just took a database from 1 hours cold backup to compressed RMAN hot backup that took 4 hours, (oracle version Only one backup so far. (one Disk Channel). BTW the cold backup 'compress'ed the files also ('*.Z').

Did you monitor CPU utilization during the backup?

I would suspect it was rather high.


Jared Still
Certifiable Oracle DBA and Part Time Perl Evangelist

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