Re: rename a database
Date: Mon, 19 May 2008 15:11:05 -0400
Yep, that's still how it's done.
I just did one today :)
On 5/19/08, genegurevich_at_discover.com <genegurevich_at_discover.com> wrote:
> Hello :
> I need to rename an existing database (10.2.3). In the past (about 10 years
> ago and oracle 7) I was able to take the create controlfile command
> (via alter database rebuild controlfile to trace), replace the filesystem
> name and the database name with a new instance name, rename
> all the filesystems accordingly, execute the create controlfile command and
> be done.
> As I said I have not done it in about 10 years. Can this still be done like
> that? Am I missing anything?
> thank you
> Gene Gurevich