Author Archives: Markus Flechtner
As often, I use this blog to answer questions of training participants. This time, it’s the question what happens on interval-reference-partitioned tables when merging partitions or when updates cause row movement.
There are several ways to answer this question: Look for “OCR master” in the log files of crsd and check olsnodes for the node ID Check which node did the most recent automatic OCR backup
Some time ago I wrote on ORACLE_MAINTAINED database users in Oracle 12c. Next question is: how are these users connected to database features and can the users be dropped – and if yes, how?
With Oracle 12c, Oracle introduced “extended data types”, which raise the limit for CHAR and VARCHAR2 datatypes from 4000 bytes to 32767 bytes. However, this is not the default setting and it takes some steps to change this setting. Especially … Continue reading
Last time I ran into an issue with RMAN when trying to register a new 126.96.36.199 database in my 188.8.131.52 RMAN catalog database.