Re: Differential incremental backups

From: Jared Still <>
Date: Thu, 18 Mar 2010 17:08:58 -0700
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On Thu, Mar 18, 2010 at 11:41 AM, Jared Still <> wrote:
> Don't assume.
> Read the docs, setup a test environment, and test until
> you understand how it works.
> ...

I hope this message did not come across the wrong way.

The point I was trying to make is simply this:

You cannot be successful as a DBA unless you have a good understanding of backup and recovery, especially recovery.

Doing so will require hands on testing, and messing up a few test databases along the way when you 'learn' something new. :)

Jared Still
Certifiable Oracle DBA and Part Time Perl Evangelist Oracle Blog: Home Page:

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