Re: windows to unix

From: Norman Dunbar <>
Date: Thu, 17 Jan 2013 16:25:09 +0000
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Ho Brian,

On 17/01/13 16:20, Zelli, Brian wrote:
> Can I take an export of an oracle database instance from windows and drop it on a unix box?
In a word, yes.
And once dropped, you can even import it into another database! ;-)

Make sure, however, that you transfer it using scp or sftp or, if you must, ftp but for the latter, you must use BINARY mode.


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