Oracle Online Backup through EMC Networker - RMAN Script

For taking online oracle backup through EMC Networker, we configure the RMAN script to connect to the target database, create the media channels, backup format etc. The password for the sys or rman user entered in the RMAN script is in clear-text format.Due to security reasons, I don't want the pass ...

Oracle Is it possible/recommended to backup SUN, AIX to Linux RMAN backup Server

We have a number of databases in a mix OS environment and we are considering RMAN. We have a mix of SUN, AIX and Linux database servers. I would like to know if anyone has implemented RMAN in a similar environment and what were any known challenges. Would a single repository work for this scenario? ...

Oracle recover database on windows xp from linux rman backup

I am trying to recover a xp database running on Centos 5.3 on windows xp.This is what i did.backup databaserun{set maxcorrupt for datafile 2 to 1;CONFIGURE RETENTION POLICY TO REDUNDANCY 5; CONFIGURE BACKUP OPTIMIZATION ON; CONFIGURE DEFAULT DEVICE TYPE TO DISK; # defaultCONFIGURE CONTROLFILE AUTOBA ...

Oracle 8.1.6.1.0 (Linux) Rman Problem

after running a single full backup (which completes without a glitch) i tried to show the available backup sets for the target database. But the rman-list command is nonfunctional:oracle@sdb1:/$ rman target rman_trg/xxx@db1 catalog rman/xxx@db2 Recovery Manager: Version 8.1.6.1.0 - Production RMAN-0 ...

Oracle RMAN - LISTENER

Problem with Rman catalog and target database listener...My target is running 9.2 in Linux. Rman catalog in Windows 2000.. from my catalog host, I am able to connect the target only if my target is mounted.If it is shutdown or in nomount stage, lsnrctl status says status BLOCKEDand thus, I can't con ...

Oracle RMAN running since

I have launched following on a linux :RMAN> run {2> allocate channel t1 type disk;3> backup incremental level=2 format '/mnt/rman/MYDB/cumul_%d_%t_%s_%p' database;4> sql 'alter system switch logfile';5> backup format '/mnt/rman/MYDB/al_%d_%t_%s_%p'6> archivelog all delete input;7 ...

Oracle RMAN Backup and Gather stats are running are very slow

In one of our production server the gather stats and rman backup are runnig very slow.The DB version is 10.2.0.2 on Linux. RMAN backup is going on to DISK only.Can anyone please suggest me what are the scenarios i need to check to resolve the issue. ...

Oracle Target Listener Error

Problem with Rman catalog and target database listener...My target is running 9.2 in Linux. Rman catalog in Windows 2000.. from my catalog host, I am able to connect the target only if my target is mounted.If it is shutdown or in nomount stage, lsnrctl status says status BLOCKEDand thus, I can't con ...

Ubuntu May I rave over GAIM?

When I was doing 100% of my "stuff" in Windon'ts, I tried using as much open-source (or free) things as possible. That led me to download the "free" IM client, Trillian. Trillian is an excellent solution for windows users, but it can be very clunky to set up.Enter Ubuntu and GAIM ...

Oracle EM is backing up my archivelog - how can I stop him ?

I am trying to schedule my rman backups with crontab, outside of Enterprise Manager, but EM keeps backing up my archivelog.This is a 3-nodes RAC running 11.1.0.7.0 on OEL linux.Rman backups were previously scheduled through EM, so I went to EM -> Availability -> Schedule Backup and I deleted t ...

EMC drives listed as FASt drives on Linux

I am testing out nmon 12 on Linux servers running Oracle Linux 64-bit RHEL 5.3 attached to EMC Clariion SAN. The latest EMC power software for Linux is installed. After converting the nmon file via the nmon_analyser, the tabs for the EMC drives are labeled as FASt instead of EMC like on AIX. So I do ...

NMON on Linux not recording EMC powerpath drives properly

We currently use nmon on our AIX servers but we want to start using it on our Linux machines as well. I did some testing with nmon for Linux on a server running EMC PowerPath devices. It seems that it doesn't record values for the emcpower devices nor for the fiber adapters. I am attaching one outpu ...

rman on linux

i have installed oracle 9.0.0.1 enterprise edition on red hat linux 8.0my problem i that i am not getting rman properly. When i am giving rman from command prompting..rman gets hanged,its is not respondingtotal RAM 256 MBshared pool is 97 MBcan any one help me reagardspraveen ...

Problem with RMAN on Oracle8.1.7 on Redhat Linux 6.2

Hi, does anyone who is using Oracle with the configuration listed below having problems running RMAN?- Redhat 6.2 with kernel upgraded to 2.2.16-3- Oracle 8.1.7 EE for LinuxI don't seem to be able to start RMAN even though I have enable LARGE_POOL_SIZE in the parameter file.Whenever I type rman at t ...

Oracle RMAN hangs when started at Linux command promp

Running 9.2.0.4 on Red Hat Linux 8.0. Has anyone experienced RMAN hang when "rman" entered at command prompt? ...

Oracle could rman on linux backup/restore db on AIX and vice versa?

it's a little but unusual but i just want to know.could i backup an 9i database in linux with 9i rman binary on AIX and vice versa? same question for 10g. i think it could work but maybe someone already did it and know it for sure. ...

Oracle How to set the permission of RMAN in Linux?

I have installed oracle XE in Centos, however, when I try to access to RMAN byrman target /it shows the error message[root@localhost bin]# rman target /Recovery Manager: Release 10.2.0.1.0 - Production on Wed Oct 11 17:50:34 2006Copyright (c) 1982, 2005, Oracle. All rights reserved.RMAN-00571: ===== ...

Oracle Enterprise linux 4 and RMAN

I have installed a database 10gR2 on a Oracle Enterprise Linux serverWhen I execute the RMAN command, nothing happends !!!ORACLE_SID and ORACLE_HOME are set. ...

RMAN backup Oracle 9ir2. Linux RedHat

Where can I find information i.e. how to do RMAN backup in Oracle 91r2 under Linux RedHat environment. ...

Oracle RAC installtion on Linux 4.6 with EMC SAN CX380

I want to setup a 2 node RAC on Oracle Linux 4.6 (64 bit) using pre-configured LUNs on the EMC CX380. I can see LUNs using the following.powermt display dev=all emcpowera 109 GB emcpowerb 109 GBemcpowerc 109 GBemcpowerd 1GBall with RAID 1+0Now I want to use ASMLIB2 from this point onward. Please pro ...

Oracle Can i duplicate a database in Linux into Windows using RMAN?

Can i duplicate a database in Linux into Windows using RMAN? ...

Oracle RMAN and EMC Networker

We have just purchased EMC Networker to work with RMAN. We have about 25 databases, where we have configured a recovery catalog on a separate server. We are planning to run RMAN remotelly from this server, rather then locally for each of the 25 databases. I have 2 questions:1. Does it makes sense to ...

Oracle RMAN DUPLICATE from Linux to Windows

Database 10gR2 10.2.0.3. 32bitsOS: Linux Redhat 4 U 6 and WINDOWS 32I have us the RMAN DUPLICATE COMMAND before in the same OS, same server or diferent SERVER.I need to do a recovery TEST in a WINDOWS enviroment from my Linux ServerI'm not using RECOVERY CATALOG, Backups are done to disk in Unix.I'm ...

Oracle RMAN Cloning Sun to Linux?

Can I do a 10g RMAN cloning from Sun Solaris SPARC to Linux 4/5 ?If it possible please let me know the process as well. ...

Second Ubuntu On Same Hard-drive (Linux-EMC)

I have Gutsty, in fact I'm posting from it RIGHT NOW. I need to install Linux-EMC (Enhanced Machine Controller) to demo for my bosses. It's based on Dapper. Can two different versions of Linux share a hard-drive? What I'm really asking I guess is it possible to install the other one on here without ...

Oracle How to start RMAN in linux env?

I am new to RMAN and trying to start RMAN in linux as follows.$rmanwhen i am giving rman command ,nothing is comming..the cursor is blinking. How to resolve the same. I set the following env variable.===========================export ORACLE_BASE=/u01/app/oracleexport ORACLE_SID=testexport ORACLE_HOM ...

Oracle Restore to a different node with RMAN and EMC Networker

Please, really need help I took hotbackup using RMAN catalog which went to tape. Here is the script for that: *connect target sys/*****@PROD;**connect rcvcat rman/****@catalog;*run {allocate channel t1 type 'SBT_TAPE';*send 'NSR_ENV=(NSR_SERVER="***",NSR_DATA_VOLUME_POOL=Oracle)';*backup database pl ...

Oracle Restore database using RMAN backup into newly created Linux serve

Please let me know, how to restore my database using RMAN yesterday backup & 0 levels) into newly created Linux serve. Please let me know step by step. My old InstanceOS: - Linux AS release 4 (Nahant Update 5)Database version: - 10.2.3 RMAN Backup: - last night (0 level backup) OS Datafile file ...

Oracle Rman convert database from Sun solaris to SUSE linux

I am trying to use RMAN for converting oracle 9i on sun solaris to oracle 9i on SUSE linux.....but i am getting an errorSQL> select platform_name, endian_format from V$transportable_platform; select platform_name, endian_format from V$transportable_platform * ERROR at line 1: ORA-00942: table or ...

Oracle RMAN Backup from windows to Linux

I am having Windows 2003 server Oracle 10.2and I have RHEL5 and Oracle 10.2 I have taken a RMAN Oracle Database Backup from windows..I have installed oracle software on RHEL5 and now i need to restore this backup to the Linuxit is possible to restore it? if possible can any one let me know the proce ...

Oracle how to create export and rman backuo directory at ASM in linux RAC

We have a oracle 10g data base at ASM in linux redhat 5.0 64 bit RAC.I want to setup two directory for export and rman backup/recovery The Database data fils locates in +Data and log/control/archive log..located FRA (+FDISK)I want to know how to create two place for export and rman? Do i need to cre ...

Oracle how can i connect rman usig linux

how can i connect rman by using enterprice linux ...

Oracle EMC Networker calling RMAN.bat , how to log?

My backup admin is calling rman from EMC networker passes the parameters RMAN prodrman.batprodrman.bat containsconnect target myuser/mypass@MYDBrun {allocate channel t1 type 'SBT_TAPE'parms 'ENV=(NSR_SERVER=FQN_HERE,NSR_CLIENT=OURCLIENT,NSR_DATA_VOLUME_POOL=MYDAILY)';backup current controlfile;backu ...

Oracle rman of database under Linux from Windows server

colleagues! I need some help.I have Oracle database 10.2.0.1, which works under Linux CentOS. I've just set up rman, to backup this database to local linux partition. Now, i want to adjust rman, so it starts from Windows 2003 ( i've already install Oracle 10.2.0.1 client for Wondows 32-bit) server t ...

Oracle Script for RMAN/Datapump Backup in CRON scheduler Linux.

Script Required for RMAN/Datapump Backup in CRON scheduler Linux. ...

Oracle rman from linux to windows

I have a RHEL server running oracle 10g, i wanted to backup from that server to my macine (win XP) using rmani.e i intend to install a database on win xp, create a user like rman, and connect to my linux box.i want the data to be stored in my local pc, i shall have to give CHANNEL DEVICE TYPE DISK F ...

ora.xxx.db resource missing on Oracle 11.2/Linux after RMAN recovery

I have Oracle 11gR2 running under RedHat Linux. The datafiles are stored under ASM. Oracle Grid is also installed on the machine.I performed an RMAN backup and saved also the oratab file, the password file for ASM, the password file for my instance and the listener.ora and tnsnames.ora configuration ...

Oracle 10g windows 32-bit to linux 64-bit migration using RMAN Convert.

I have done a conversion of Windows 32 to Linux 64 using Rman convert for an EBS 11.5.10.2 database. I ran in to an issue with OLAP and resolved that too. Everything seems to be running find after some testing but one note that I am loosing sleep over is Changing between 32-bit and 64-bit Word Sizes ...

Oracle RMAN Proxy Copy and EMC

We're investigating the use of Oracle8i Proxy Copy api, used by EMC Data Manager (EDM). Is any one currently using this feature to do their backups/recovery, either with EDM or any other ISV?null ...

Oracle RMAN and EMC Timefinder

We are going to use Timefinder to backup our databases. We plan to split the BCVs and then mount them on another host to do the backup. I do not want to start a database on this new host. We will be using OMNIBACK as the tape management system. Is there a way that I can get these backups registered ...

Oracle RMAN Incomplete Recovery on Linux 2-Node 10gR1 RAC

We are doing an incomplete recovery on a 2-node rac on around 2TB of data and we are about halfway through the recovery. We control our instances with srvctl issuing our startups and shutdowns with this command: srvctl stop instance -d NEO -i NEO1 for the 1st instancesrvctl stop instance -d NEO -i N ...

Oracle A possible bug in RMAN CATALOG command in 10g on Linux (SLES9 SP3)

I ran into this issue while using RMAN command "CATALOG DATAFILECOPY <filename> TAG <tagname>". In this instance, RMAN is actually trying to write 8K data at block 1. Since a copy is being cataloged, it doen't make any sense to modify it. Please note that this modification doesn't happen ...

Oracle RMAN backups from Windows to Linux possible?

The company just bought a new PowerEdge 2900 w/ dual EM64T Core2 duos (yes that's quads) w/ 8GB RAM. We opted for RHEL ES4 and 9i. I figure the best way of transfering the data from the old machine to the new machine is RMAN. So is it possible to take RMAN backups made in 9.2.0.1 on Windows and rest ...

Oracle Rman script failure using crontab (GNU/Linux)

fullbackup.sh (with rwx--x--x for oracle user)export PATH=/oracle/app/oracle/product/10.2.0/binrman target=sys/password@SIDNAME @/oracle/app/oracle/product/10.2.0/bin/fullback.txt log=/oracle/dump/SIDNAME/rmanbackup.fullbackup.log fullback.txt normal text filerun {allocate channel ch00 type disk;bac ...

Oracle Linux Script Question - regarding seeing if a RMAN backup file exists

I am running RedHat Linux, and am having trouble getting the following file test to work in a script:$ [ -f .DB ]ksh: [: LYK1.21.1.642519443.DB: unexpected operator/operandThe above command (file test) works on my Solaris and AIX boxes, but not Unix. It seems like the wildcard characters are the pro ...

Oracle How to automate RMAN to backup on a schedule?(Linux)

I'm new to RMAN. I've been going through the books, and have started to get a good grip on RMAN commands and all, but, the one thing I don't see in the literature (so far at least) is how you set up RMAN after it is configured with defaults, to run on a schedule for doing backups?Do you have to crea ...

Oracle how to schedule rman stored script in linux with dbms_scheduler

i have a stored script rman´s and i´d like to know how to schedule it by dbms_scheduler, and how to write the 'sh' script, step by step if possible or some examples/links. ...

Oracle Shared disk (SAN EVA 4400) configuration for ASM on linux RHEL5

I want to install RAC database (oracle 10g on RHEL5). Now we are configurind shared storage for the both servers (nodes). In disk configuration (SAN on EVA 4400) we have created the volume group for the disk to use for ASM and present the disk group to the servers. Actually when we check the server ...

Oracle Shared partition creation (SAN EVA 4400) for OCR/Vote andASM on linux RHEL5

We are going to install database (Oracle 10g) with RAC on Linux Red Hat Enterprise 5. The storage we are using is SAN shared storage, out SAN vendor has finished to configure and present the dsk storage (500 Gb) to the 2 servers, the name of the volume group is VG_ORADATA. this volume will be used f ...

Oracle FRA and rman configured for 10G at ASM for RAC in linux

We use FRA for oracle 10.2.0.4 database at ASM in RAC redhat linux5.Based on oracle FRA information, FRA will keep control file, redo log,archive log, spfile...backupset..AS oracle document, we need to back FRA data to type.RMAN> backup device type 'sbt_tape' recovery area;My boss told me to back ...