Re: why do we need to shutdown database or application server to backup Oracle Home?
Date: Fri, 14 Mar 2008 13:10:22 -0700 (PDT)
On 14 mar, 01:52, cs3..._at_yahoo.com wrote:
> Dear Group,
> We are using Oracle 10g on Linux.
> While it is easy to understand we need to shutdown database to backup
> database files, I do not quite understand why do we need to shutdown
> database or oracle application server to backup Oracle Homes.
> It is my understanding that oracle processes will only read those
> files inside the Oracle home, but not writing to them, except log
> Any explanations will be highly appreciated.
On Linux/Unix, you don't need to stop your instances to back up their
No idea regarding Oracle application server. Received on Fri Mar 14 2008 - 15:10:22 CDT