RE: Oracle Job Scheduling
Date: Tue, 17 Feb 2009 09:57:17 -0700
Thanks for everyone's reply on this. It's for our internal auditors - the SOX compliance team.
From: Goulet, Richard [mailto:Richard.Goulet_at_parexel.com]
Sent: Monday, February 16, 2009 9:09 AM
To: nigel.cl.thomas_at_googlemail.com; Xu, Roger Cc: oracle-l_at_freelists.org
Subject: RE: Oracle Job Scheduling
On top of that, who really cares if job scheduling in being used. Any ERP package has a job scheduler that it uses, why should Oracle's be any different. And if your on 10g or higher then the database does create jobs for AWR & other maintenance tasks. Sheesh, these auditors are getting out of hand.
[mailto:oracle-l-bounce_at_freelists.org] On Behalf Of Nigel Thomas Sent: Saturday, February 14, 2009 1:10 PM To: Roger.Xu_at_dpsg.com
Subject: Re: Oracle Job Scheduling
You could also show them the init.ora parameter JOB_QUEUE_PROCESSES, and the scheduler attribute max_job_slave_processes:
"If JOB_QUEUE_PROCESSES is 0, DBMS_JOB is disabled, and the maximum
number of job slave processes for Scheduler is controlled by the
max_job_slave_processes Scheduler attribute." See the 11g documentation
It might also help to show them that noone has been granted the various
2009/2/13 Xu, Roger <Roger.Xu_at_dpsg.com>
Will the following 2 SQL's against dba_jobs and dba_scheduler_jobs show auditors that we do not use Oracle Job Scheduling? Is there a better way to convince them?
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