Re: Clone Oracle 8i Database
Date: Thu, 14 Feb 2008 17:45:40 +0800
Thanks a lot. It actuly worked. I got a bit of problem at the beginning as the original database's files were all over the hard disk. But I found them all.
Thanks a lot.
On Thu, Feb 14, 2008 at 5:25 PM, Ahbaid Gaffoor <ahbaid_at_att.net> wrote:
> Do you have access to the file system of the Windows machine via. a
> bootdisk of some sort? I'm assuming from your post that the windows
> installation is itself damaged. If this is true and you know where all
> your files for your db are, and they are accessible, here's what I would
> On a second windows host, use oradim to setup the services you need,
> copy all the files into the second machine, place them in the same
> paths, then try to start the db.
> Without knowing too much about why the db and/or it's original host
> died, that's a stab in the dark at best.
> Hope this helps
> Amir Gheibi wrote:
> > Hi,
> > I need to copy an Oracle database from one machine to another.
> > I am using Oracle 8i on windows. It's a very simple database. It's not
> > even using archive mode or anything like that.
> > The problem here is the source windows is pretty much damaged and non
> > of the oracle services are working.
> > Is there any way to save the database? Is there any practical paper on
> > the Internet that I can take advantage of?
> > Thanks in advance,
> > Amir