Re: Using 10gR2 as a 'document repository'

From: Andrew Kerber <>
Date: Tue, 30 Sep 2008 10:16:04 -0500
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Not possible on a small budget. It can be done, but it will take a huge amount of work. There are entire commercial applications to handle this.

On Tue, Sep 30, 2008 at 9:30 AM, bryan sultanik <>wrote:

> I've been given the task of setting up our db to be a document repository.
> My challenge is:
> 1. that the end users must be able to copy files to a 'network share'
> (exposing the db as a windows share),
> 2. leveraging something like Oracle Text for keyword searches and
> 3. securing the documents using Oracle security.
> Has anyone done this in Oracle?
> If so, any suggestions on how to pull this off?
> Thanks in advance,
> Bryan
> PS. My manager wants to do this leveraging what we currently have (namely
> 10g). Have discussed COTS solutions (e.g. Doumentum, Oracle Content mgmt
> tools, etc.) but we don't have the budget...
> Again any and all advice would be ~Greatly~ appreciated.......

Andrew W. Kerber

'If at first you dont succeed, dont take up skydiving.'

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