Re: HELP - corrupted test scheme - V 8.05 - Got it!
Date: Mon, 13 Jul 2009 17:12:39 -0400
On Mon, 13 Jul 2009 15:58:43 -0400, Julie Warden <julie_warden_at_spamonlyhotmail.com> wrote:
>On Mon, 13 Jul 2009 05:06:55 -0700 (PDT), John Hurley
>>On Jul 12, 6:30 pm, Palooka <nob..._at_nowhere.com> wrote:
>>Someone suggested trying this ...
>>> Is the data important?
>>> 1) Backup
>>> 2) Startup mount
>>> 3) Drop tablespace test
>>> 4) Alter database open
>>One option is to substitute for 4 a recover database until cancel
>>using backup controlfile ... then apply archive logs ( if you have
>>them ) ... then do an alter database open resetlogs ... followed by
>I do not need the data, just want it and the files gone now.
>Cannot do step 3, get:
>ORA-01109: database not open
>If I could have dropped the schema - I did try the drop tablespace
>before I posted these requests.
>I figured there must be a way to force the database open so I could
>get to the tablespaces and schemas.
>As the coupe de grace, I didn't backup the files I corrupted, so I
>look like an infant DBA with 15 years experience.
>Thanks for trying,
GOT IT! Yay!
Had to offline the data files.
alter database datafile 'tablespace pathname' offline drop; repeat for all 4 tablspace files
alter database open;
drop tablspace tst including contents;
Thanks again for your help. Received on Mon Jul 13 2009 - 16:12:39 CDT