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Re: Grant create database

From: Niall Litchfield <niall.litchfield_at_dial.pipex.com>
Date: Sat, 27 Jul 2002 21:22:33 +0100
Message-ID: <3d430110$0$8511$cc9e4d1f@news.dial.pipex.com>


"Paul Brewer" <paul_at_paul.brewers.org.uk> wrote in message news:3d42f97d_3_at_mk-nntp-1.news.uk.worldonline.com...
> OP is on Linux. I suspect he's logging onto the box as oracle (or
whatever)
> and then issuing something like sqlplus fred/bloggs as sysdba.
> Of course, Oracle doesn't care what surrounds the / since this is, as you
> imply, OS authentication by definition, as the database may not be open,
or
> even exist yet.

Indeed I seem to recall this demonstrated on one of the OCP DBA courses. There's a pint for the first recorded successful connection to one of Howards boxes with "connect david/bowie as sysdba"

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Niall Litchfield
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