Re: Oracle RMAN Catalog vs. controlfile advantages

From: sandeep pande <>
Date: Thu, 13 May 2010 07:45:48 -0700 (PDT)
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On Apr 14, 10:27 pm, NetComrade <> wrote:
> Can someone point me to exact list of things we'd lose w/o running w/
> catalog?
> After upgrade to on Grid Control we have random job failures
> w/o any clear cause, and prior to that we already had a number of
> databases which had performance issues (resyncing with catalog
> forever). Yes, we do have a number of patches to apply, but we are
> rather tired of these issues, one of which is dealing with
> increasingly useless Oracle support.
> The number one issue is managing all backups centrally, but we have
> this covered, since all jobs run from Grid anyway, and we parse RMAN
> outputs for errors.
> What functionality we'd be losing? I've googled, and some places say
> some things like "some advanced commands are only available with
> catalog", but they don't specify which.
> Thanks


Pls use below link

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Sandy Received on Thu May 13 2010 - 09:45:48 CDT

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