Re: Oracle license requirements for unused options

From: Rich Jesse <>
Date: Wed, 26 Oct 2011 23:55:55 -0500 (CDT)
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Hey Tony,

> I know about it, but it never occurred to me that it had to be touched
> on databases where I have neither a dbconsole, nor an enterprise manager
> agent - don't use the buggers anyway.
> Tuning Pack is an add-on to OEM, right?

I'm thinking it's a database option as it's required for things like SQL Realtime Monitoring. EM just gives you a GUI for it.

> On 26/10/11 6:30 PM, D'Hooge Freek wrote:
>> Nice trick of Oracle to enable it by default...

I'd say that's because it was already "on" prior to 11i. So it would seem logical to not change the default behavior in newer versions. (but I'm not putting it past The Great Moneymaker as a revenue tactic!)

And, yes, I do have D+T Packs for my ERP DBs. :)


Received on Wed Oct 26 2011 - 23:55:55 CDT

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