Re: New to Oracle and have Backup Question..

From: hpuxrac <>
Date: Fri, 6 Feb 2009 16:58:22 -0800 (PST)
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On Feb 3, 5:39 pm, newsqlman <> wrote:
> I'm new to Oracle and have a question for someone that I started
> trying to help out.  They are using Oracle for a DB server and
> currently don't backup anything nightly or weekly.  I'm sure there is
> a way to set Oracle up to Backup nightly to a file on the hard drive
> somewhere so that the backup software can back those database files up
> to tape.  I would prefer not loading a backup agent like Symantec
> Veritas has because of the expense and usually running the DB backup
> utility and maintenance procedures tend to work quite well in a small
> environment.  I currently have several SQL setups doing that without
> any DB Backup agent and am hoping to help him with the same type
> setup.
> Any thoughts?
> Thanks.

Running in archivelog mode? Received on Fri Feb 06 2009 - 18:58:22 CST

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