Re: Why I don't like RMAN repositories

From: Kumar Madduri <>
Date: Tue, 10 Dec 2013 19:12:39 -0800
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In this context, does any one use rman stored scripts with rman catalog databases ? Would that be one good reason to have a catalog database too? Are rman stored scripts popular and used extensively.

Thank you

On Tue, Dec 10, 2013 at 3:08 PM, Guillermo Alan Bort <>wrote:

> You can always minimize the impact on your production backups of catalog
> unavailability by backing up without connecting to the catalog and
> immediately after the backup finishes, connecting to the catalog and
> resyncing it. That way if the catalog DB is down, the backup will not fail.
> Cheers
> Alan.-
> On Tue, Dec 10, 2013 at 7:13 PM, Andy Klock <> wrote:
>> This is a good thread. What I don't like about catalogs is that your
>> production backups may rely on some other database to be up for the
>> duration of the backup.
>> ......

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