Re: hots/cold backup script for 9i on linux
Date: Thu, 10 Jan 2008 08:49:09 -0800 (PST)
On 10 Jan, 15:39, ton de w <ton_de_win..._at_yahoo.co.uk> wrote:
> Thanks David and Vitalis for your input.
> I would like to be familiar with RMAN - and good advice to do so. But
> I really need to do a cold backup today and a hot backup today.
> RMAN for hot and cold seems good to me.
> in the meantime I have ried and failed to do a alter database backup
> controlfile to trace <sigh>
> [oracle_at_carbon oracle]$ sqlplus /nolog
> SQL*Plus: Release 184.108.40.206.0 - Production on Thu Jan 10 16:34:09 2008
> Copyright (c) 1982, 2002, Oracle Corporation. All rights reserved.
> SQL> connect / as sysdba
> SQL> alter database backup controlfile to trace;
> which just hangs
> Have I missed out an obvious step?- Hide quoted text -
Is the partition that your USER_DUMP_DEST directory sits on full?
HTH -g Received on Thu Jan 10 2008 - 10:49:09 CST