RE: rman

From: Joe Smith <>
Date: Fri, 14 Mar 2008 15:05:15 -0500
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But does this not imply that the level 0 back and incremental backup have to be the same? All cold backups or all hot or on-line backups?  

Subject: RE: rmanDate: Fri, 14 Mar 2008 15:55:17 -0400From: richard.goulet_at_capgemini.comTo:;

Yes, does it automatically, no action on your side needed. Basically a restore of a datafile or the database will restore the last cold backup. The recover command will then apply incremental backups as possible and then archive redo to complete the action.  

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From: [] On Behalf Of Joe SmithSent: Friday, March 14, 2008 3:16 PMTo: oracle-l_at_freelists.orgSubject: rman  

Does this make sense:
Incremental backups for database every day (based on block change tracking approach - new in 10G). Archivelogs are backed up everyday. Full cold backup on the weekend. Recovery using previous cold backup and applying incremental backups & archivelogs.  

I am reading this in a doc given to me.  

Can you apply an incremental backup ( level 1 or 2 ) taken during the week to a cold backup taken on Sunday?  

Can the BCT feature be used with a cold backup?  


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