Re: Amusing Oracle bug

From: Rich Jesse <>
Date: Thu, 9 Jun 2011 10:10:17 -0500 (CDT)
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Howard writes:

> If you forget the slash in a db file convert parameter
> as in
> db_file_name_convert=("/fred/dir1/","/bill/dir1");
> for an rman database duplicate you get duplicate files !

Doesn't look like a bug at all. It seems like a nice way of telling Oracle to put data files up a directory level. The ending slash is present in the "from" but not the "to" -- that outcome looks very logical to me.

My $.02,

Received on Thu Jun 09 2011 - 10:10:17 CDT

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