Re: What do others do for database file mounts

From: Kevin Closson <>
Date: Fri, 13 Feb 2015 18:35:44 +0000
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Netapp file or block? 

      From: "Cohen, Andrew M." <>  To: Oracle Mailinglist <>  Sent: Friday, February 13, 2015 9:13 AM  Subject: What do others do for database file mounts    

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