Re: How can I identify the database
Date: Thu, 24 Sep 2009 10:45:25 -0300
I donīt have any Oracle Express installed. I can try tomorrow in the company some OE installation and check the result of global_db_name.
Thanks a lot for now
On Thu, Sep 24, 2009 at 10:17 AM, Bill Ferguson <wbfergus_at_gmail.com> wrote:
> Re-reading the original question, I'm thinking that maybe you need a
> script of some sort, with limited privileges, to run on (or query)
> multiple databases, to determine what kind they are?
> If so, and Gints suggestion of querying v$version doesn't work (which
> it should), I think the only other way would be to query some of the
> data dictionary tables to determine the max database size (which may
> not always be accurate). As I recollect, the Express version has a max
> database size of 4GB, so "most" databases under 4GB would probably be
> a likely candidate for the Express version, while those above 4GB
> obviously wouldn't be.
> -- Bill Ferguson
> On Thu, Sep 24, 2009 at 5:41 AM, Eriovaldo Andrietta
> <ecandrietta_at_gmail.com> wrote:
> > Hi,
> > How can I identify if the database is an Oracle Enterprise Version or an
> > Oracle Express Version.
> > Consider that I donīt have access privilige in the v$database and others
> > v$.