Re: Dataguard and OEM

From: joel garry <>
Date: Tue, 3 Nov 2009 09:13:28 -0800 (PST)
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On Nov 2, 8:44 pm, Mladen Gogala <> wrote:
> On Mon, 02 Nov 2009 10:53:07 -0800, joel garry wrote:
> > On Nov 1, 1:01 pm, Mladen Gogala <> wrote:
> >> On Sun, 01 Nov 2009 11:49:08 +0100, Fabrice wrote:
> >> > You can avoid to read my post if you don't want.
> >> I can't know that without opening it. Please, go and subscribe to
> >> oracle-l. That is for beginners. This is not.
> >> --
> > I disagree.  Why would this not be for beginners?  See How to Ask
> > Questions the Smart Way.  Does that not specifically say newbies in its
> > target audience?  Non-beginners are an afterthought there.  We don't
> > exclude newbies, we just insist they ask decent questions.
> > dbconsole/grid questions aren't necessarily indecent.  But not searching
> > the web is indecent:
> >
> > jg
> Mea culpa, mea culpa, mea maxima culpa. You are right. Nevertheless, I do
> have a problem with the people unwilling to put in a bit of their own
> work. This guy wants to open EM console on a database that isn't even
> open, it's perpetually recovering. EM console usually needs an open
> database to create the repository in.
> He was, of course, unsuccessful but didn't stop to try to figure out why,
> he simply asked the question. That prompted my reaction. Beginners per se
> are, of course, welcome, much the same way that a lamb is welcome to the
> pack of wolves. The element of respect must be present or this forum will
> become as useless as oracle-l. Online forums are not a replacement for
> reading the manuals. There is no Steve Adams here to rescue the lambs.
> Quite appropriately, there is an old saying, usually attributed to Ben
> Franklin: democracy is two wolves and a lamb voting on what to have for
> dinner. Liberty is well armed lamb contesting the vote.
> --

Sounds like we're all agreed here. Let's get some mint jelly and a metal detector.


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