Re: it happened, lost database and recovery catalog. starting distaster recovery research

From: Frank van Bortel <>
Date: Fri, 16 May 2008 10:31:42 +0200
Message-ID: <5bfc0$482d466e$524b5c40$>

Ben wrote:
> Just curious as to why I would
> be better off using a non-recovered control file?

Because it has the latest changes written to it, which your backed up control file does not. E.g. it knows it still misses those 13 archived redo log files, due to log switches *after* the former backup.

FvB Received on Fri May 16 2008 - 03:31:42 CDT

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