Re: Large_pool needed for RMAN?

From: Jared Still <>
Date: Fri, 24 Apr 2009 08:57:34 -0700
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On Fri, Apr 24, 2009 at 7:03 AM, Jeffrey Beckstrom <>wrote:

> Little bit confused. If using RMAN to do a backup to disk, do you need a
> large pool configured. I have one configured and was monitoring free space
> in the pool during an RMAN backup and it did not appear as if the pool was
> being used.

In addition, RMAN buffers will be allocated from the LARGE_POOL if BACKUP_TAPE_IO_SLAVES are used.

Jared Still
Certifiable Oracle DBA and Part Time Perl Evangelist

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