RE: Standby on Same box
Date: Tue, 3 Feb 2009 15:45:58 +0100
It does in test scenario's :)
Never had to use it after a real failover situation
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From: Howard Latham [howard.latham_at_gmail.com] Sent: 03 February 2009 13:41
To: D'Hooge Freek
Cc: niall.litchfield_at_gmail.com; oracle-l_at_freelists.org Subject: Re: Standby on Same box
Yes thats true - does it work ok?
2009/2/3 D'Hooge Freek <Freek.DHooge_at_uptime.be>:
> Yes, but if you are on 10g you could use flashback database to recover from a failover without having to rebuild your primary.
> At least, if your db files are still intact.
> Freek D'Hooge
> Oracle Database Administrator
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> From: oracle-l-bounce_at_freelists.org [mailto:oracle-l-bounce_at_freelists.org] On Behalf Of Niall Litchfield
> Sent: dinsdag 3 februari 2009 13:32
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> Subject: Re: Standby on Same box
> well for protection against loss of the original box, it's obviously not a great plan! It might provide some protection against logical corruption (the mythical 'junior dba' for example) if configured with a delay.
> As far as switchover/switchback goes - that operation doesn't involve a rebuild - though failover does.
> Niall Litchfield
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