Re: RMAN CONVERT DATABASE
Date: Wed, 30 Mar 2011 13:36:15 -0700 (PDT)
On Mar 30, 12:55 pm, "Syltrem" <syltremz..._at_videotron.ca> wrote:
> "BillPedersen" <wmapeder..._at_gmail.com> wrote in message
> On Mar 29, 8:59 pm, John Hurley <hurleyjo..._at_yahoo.com> wrote:
> > Bill:
> > # Thoughts?
> > How about a straight up impdp using network link?
> > Well, being the newbie on this Oracle RDBMS probably because I was
> > unaware.
> Well, don't think you'll go very far with it on OpenVMS...
> Have you read the announcements from Oracle, just last week ? No more
> development on *all* Itanium platforms.
> You have OpenVMS I64 V8.4 (me too, sadly)
> Maybe you should reconsider this migration...
> > I will investigate.
> > Bill.
Here's another view: http://www.theregister.co.uk/2011/03/28/oracle_itanium_gambit/
But as someone who is on hp-ux Itanium, who remembers the 7.2 to 7.3 Oracle upgrade requiring a VMS upgrade, who remembers DEC forcing the death of PDP in favor of VAX even while an 11/70 could handle higher I/ O loads than any VAX... I'm not real sympathetic, and at the same time, having to agree with the anti-Larry sentiment I've been working with for years.
At least we're not on Rdb: http://www.openvms.org/stories.php?story=11/03/30/2407593
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