Re: Flippin Consultants!

From: Andrew Kerber <>
Date: Fri, 15 May 2009 07:53:10 -0500
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Calm down and check your English syntax:

...donít think they are currently transportable currently...

But you might find out why he is doing this before you lose your temper too badly.

On Fri, May 15, 2009 at 7:46 AM, Howard Latham <>wrote:

> Just sent this to a consultant working here - Am I right to be cross?
> Exporting 25 gig of data and copying it and importing has many risks.
> The amount of archivelogs produced will slow you down hugely as will index
> creation.
> You will probably have to have several goes. And disk space is getting
> tight on box2
> I would suggest you use transportable table spaces. I donít think they are
> currently transportable currently otherwise you could have used the backup I
> am doing now.
> I have freed some space on box2 but please donít start copying until my
> test is done. Its pretty hard to get a test slot and copying large files
> would slow things down.
> You could also use the rman backups.
> Also please do me the courtesy of letting me know when you are embarking on
> exercises that will have a major impact on our servers. I am after all
> supposed to be looking after all the Linux Boxes and all the databases.
> --
> Howard A. Latham

Andrew W. Kerber

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

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