Re: RMAN, Best Practice?

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Date: Sat, 28 Jun 2008 12:33:00 +0200
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On Sat, 28 Jun 2008 09:50:04 +0100, Palooka <> wrote:

>I realise of course that either way the RMAN process will run locally,
>but to aid my understanding, what are the advantages of starting the
>RMAN client locally rather than from the box where the catalog is?

The main advantage is you don't need to involve TCP/IP to communicate with the database, but can use the bequeath protocol, which is just InterProcessCommunication.

Sybrand Bakker
Senior Oracle DBA
Received on Sat Jun 28 2008 - 05:33:00 CDT

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