Re: Copying Backup of 32-bit Win2000 10g Database into a 64 Bit Win2003 Server

From: gazzag <gareth_at_jamms.org>
Date: Wed, 14 Apr 2010 02:56:06 -0700 (PDT)
Message-ID: <102b8eed-0d45-4b4b-bf38-aa9ed8a2fcf1_at_z7g2000yqb.googlegroups.com>



On 13 Apr, 20:25, "if_inves..._at_yahoo.com" <basis_consult..._at_hotmail.com> wrote:
> Hi,
>
> We have a cold backup of a 10.2.0.2 database from a 32-bit Windows
> 2000 environment.
>
> We would like to copy that database into a 10g 64-bit Windows 2003
> environment.
> We already have the 10g binaries (Also 10.2.0.2)  installed on x64
> Win2003.
>
> Can this be done? If so, is the procedure documented anywhere?
>
> Thanks,
> IF

Not sure about a cold backup, but if you still have access to the source database, the RMAN "CONVERT DATABASE" command can be used:

http://download.oracle.com/docs/cd/B19306_01/backup.102/b14191/dbxptrn.htm#CHDHCIDA

HTH
-g Received on Wed Apr 14 2010 - 04:56:06 CDT

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