Oracle is a relational DBMS (Database Management System) created by Oracle Corporation. It supports a large number of languages and application development frameworks. Its primary languages are SQL, PL/SQL and Java.

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Why would adding a datafile cause a deadlock in Oracle?

I have noticed something in Oracle which never happened before to me. Though I frequently do this kind of thing for many years now. In this case it's an Oracle11 instance (Oracle Database 11g ...
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Install Oracle Java JRE 7 on Ubuntu with just the command line

I can't use openjdk because it doesn't have native .jpg support. I can't use sudo apt-get install sun-java6-jre sun-java6-plugin any more because apparently those have been pulled. JRE version 7 ...
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Exception thrown when trying to access a web service (Weblogic) - java.lang.LinkageError

I've installed Adobe LiveCycle for Weblogic 10.3.4, and when I try to access one of the web services it deployed, I'm getting the following exception: Exception - java.lang.LinkageError: loader ...
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SELinux is preventing Perl CGI script from accessing Oracle libraries

I'm trying to configure SELinux on a Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.2 web server that runs Apache 2.2.15 and Perl 5.10.1, and connects to remote Oracle databases. The Oracle 11.2g client is installed. The ...
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Linux OEL 6x - Compatibility with ACL

Will the ACL [ Access control lists like getfacl, setfacl ] utility work fine with OEL 6x? It works great with Solaris 5.9 but not sure OEL 6x will support ACL utilities
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How to export database from Oracle 10g

I'd like to export database with all the triggers, indexes, grants and user accounts from Oracle 10g database. Problem is I only have SYSDBA access to the server, so I can't access the servers files ...
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Migration from oracle to DB2

I want to migrate my oracle schema to db2. Any tool available for migration? Please help
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Cant open up oracle web console after install db 11gr2 and show weird symbols?

i just finished installing oracle database 11gR2. after successful install, i will usually want to open up web console at http://localhost:1158/em.. however if i open up the page i get a weird symbol ...
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sudo yum install oracle (-instantclient,-instantclient-basic,etc) not working

Specifically I would like to know what the package name is for the yum package for Oracle Instant Client. I've tried some that Google seemed to like, such as oracle, oracle-instantclient-basic, ...
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latest version of oracle developer including forms and reports

What is the latest version of Oracle Developer which includes Oracle Forms and Reports? I am taking a Database Administration class in college. The professor is installing Oracle Developer 6i but ...
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Install Oracle 11g on Ubuntu using rpm package?

Does anyone have tried to install orcale 11g using offical rpm packages? I found it is very complicated to install the oracle successfully on Ubuntu server. And there are many different guides ...
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How do you read an Oracle .dmp file on a Mac?

I have a ~1GB .dmp file I'd like to get the data out of and I'm on a Mac. Is there any way to do this without either buying Oracle or finding a windows machine? Can you import .dmp files into ...
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Oracle redo log performance degradation when inserting

I have a oracle 11g database. I'm testing in for inserts. The database running in noarchive mode. I have 3 redo log configured, each 2gb. I'm trying to insert data into test table. At begin it goes ...
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Oracle OID SSO does not logout of partner applications on VM PCs

We have Oracle's OID providing Single Sign-On functionality to Oracle's EnterpriseOne software suite. Everything was working fine and dandy until we provided some developers access to VM PCs (instead ...
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Should I expect a great increase in Oracle performance in terms of handling multiple requests switching from single to dual core?

We have an Oracle database of roughly 100 GB that runs on top of a Windows Server 2k3R2 VM in ESX in a 1 socket, 1 core configuration. Whenever it has to handle a major query it seems to get "pegged" ...
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Oracle: FRM-41211 Error Message when starting a Report from Oracle Forms (64 Bit Windows Server)

After installing Oracle Forms and Reports 6.0 (Patch 18) on a Windows 2008 64 Bit server we get the following error when we try to start a report from Forms. "FRM-41211 integration error: ssl failure ...
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Longevity of Tape versus Disk

I read something in a Oracle Archiving book, about longevity of Tape Versus Disk, i quote: "Longevity. No matter how you store your data, eventually it has to be moved either due to obsolescence ...
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What exactly is “pinning” in relation to indexes? [closed]

When one talks about "pinning" in indexes, what exactly is this? Is there some other word/term I can search for, as google has not provided any solutions. It is part of a test question, where ...
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PHP5 OCI8 FreeBSD

I'm running a FreeBSD server with Apache and PHP 5.3. I'm trying to get the Oracle DB extension (OCI8) running with PHP but I can't find a port or anything for it. Half of the Internet says it's no ...
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cx_Oracle - InterfaceError: Unable to acquire Oracle environment handle

I have installed Django on Ubuntu 12.04 behind NGINX with uWSGI. I use Postgresql as the main database for the application however I need to retrieve some data from an Oracle database. I have ...
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I compiled samba 3.6.4 on Solaris 9, and can't get smbd to run

I compiled the latest release of samba on a Solaris 5.9 system to address CVE-2012-1182, and I'm getting this result when I run smbd. fs17151# ./smbd -i smbd version 3.6.4 started. Copyright Andrew ...
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display sql syntax in Oracle's sqlplus? [closed]

What is in Oracle's sqlplus equivalent of Linux's man or --help ? When I'm in sqlplus and type help index, I get some commands displayed, but there is no way to get specific sql syntax. For example ...
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unable to install sun jdk on ubuntu

I have Ubuntu 12.04 x64 and I'm trying to install sun jdk for opennms. sudo apt-get install sun-java6-jdk when i run above given command i get following msg: root@fido:~# sudo apt-get install ...
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Improving latency between developer machine and oracle db

It seems our developers are concerned with the latency they are getting between their dev machines at site a and the database which is at site b. Ofcourse the obvious thing is to have as little as ...
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Oracle 10g queries very slow and CPU usage very high after applying patch

So I recently updated an Oracle Database 10g from 10.2.0.3.0 to 10.2.0.4.0, as advised by Oracle Support, due to stability issues (a known issue under some systems where the instance would freeze ...
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How to have oracle database accessible remotely

I can connect to my oracle database using localhost:1521. However, connecting to the IP address does not work. I'm trying to do this because I am trying to connect to my database using another ...
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create a 'definition' file from Oracle

I have inherited an oracle database, and have no Oracle experience. I have been tasked with building a 'clone' of the database on a new server. I am searching around, but not finding the things I am ...
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Connect to Oracle Database that is hosted in a Virtual Machine from the host machine

Good day, I've just setup a Virtual Machine (using VirtualBox) of Oracle Linux with Oracle Database in it. After setting it up, I can verify that I can connect to it using sqlplus (sqlplus of the ...
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Setting up Oracle Database in Oracle Linux

Good day, I am trying to install Oracle Database in Oracle Linux. However, it is looking for some dependencies. Anybody knows where I can get them? Package: gcc-3.4.6 FAILED Package: ...
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Need to downgrade from an intel xeon 5675 [closed]

I'll skip my sob story and just say Oracle has weird licensing, and because of this I'm trying to see if I can avoid buying three new ESX host servers by downgrading from 12 cores (6 licensed ...
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Can I enable Kerberos authentication for Oracle 11g Database Standard edition?

I have an Oracle 11g Database Standard instance running on Windows Server 2008 R2 and I need to enable Kerberos authentication. I followed the documentation for activating Kerberos 5, but cannot get ...
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Is it possible to migrate Oracle SOA BPEL instances from one environment to another with history

Is it possible to migrate Oracle SOA BPEL instances from one environment to another with history? For instance, I want to move from BPEL instances deployed to defined partition on Oracle SOA to ...
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INS-40719 error when Install Oracle RAC?

I'm tying to (learn how to) install Oracle RAC 11g on CentOS 6 all went OK so far but I get INS-40719 Error message regarding SCAN Name I do not have DNS server and I'm not going to try to use it on ...
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My table half-exists. Can't drop it

I have a table that is taking up quite a bit of space even though it has no rows. I also dropped it a while ago. When I try to drop it now, it says the table doesn't exist. It shows up in ...
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Reporting Services: Cannot connect to Oracle using Integrated Security

Context I have an Oracle 11g database instance and a SQL Server 2012 instance installed on 2 different servers in the same domain. The Oracle database is configured to accept connection with ...
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How does Oracle Database Standard Edition (One) benefit from running on a dual CPU server?

I am evaluating the impact of additional CPUs on Oracle database performance. I am looking to license Oracle Standard Edition One (SEO, being most cost effective) or Oracle Standard Edition (SE). As ...
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Migrating Oracle DB to another operating system from Red Hat Enterprise by using a disk image

I have a Red Hat Enterprise server disk image that Oracle DB is installed on it. My question is : Is it even possible to use this disk image in order to setup same DB on another Oracle supported ...
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logfile deleted on Oracle database how to re-create it?

For my database assignment we were looking into 'database corruption' and I was asked to delete the second redo log file which I have done with the command: rm log02a.rdo this was in the ...
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Oracle concurrent programming execution methods

I created a package and a stored procedure under it to test a concurrent program. When I run it as an Oracle report executable method it works fine. But when I change it to PL/SQL stored procedure ...
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What is the stability level of Oracle 11g? Is it suitable for production? [closed]

We are using both Express edition and Commercial edition to power up a Distributed application. Is Oracle 11g a good candidate for this application since we need data synchronization? Or is Oracle 10G ...
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Running SQL*Plus with bash causes wrong encoding

I have a problem with running SQL*Plus in the bash. Here is my code #!/bin/bash #curl http://192.168.168.165:8080/api_test/xsql/f_exp_order_1016.xsql > script.sql wget -O script.sql ...
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Sunfire v100 Reinstall Problems

I own two Sunfire v100 servers, and I use hyperterminal to connect to them. I am trying to re-install Solaris on one of them, so I put in the LOM cable and unplugged the harddrives. Here's the ...
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How to execute datapump commands as sysdba from remote machine

I would like to know the syntax to call datapump commands (expdp/impdp) logged as 'sys as sysdba' from a remote machine. I know that when logged on the machine which runs the database, I can use : ...
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Change local admin password. Impacts on Oracle and Citrix?

I need to change the local admin password on some Citrix and Oracle servers. These servers are in production. Then we will start using a secure password procedure, and change them every X month. ...
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Configuring swapfile error

I installed oracle linux 6 on my desktop but I forgot to configure the swapfile, I want to install oracle 11gr2 on it and it requires 2gig or ram, if I type the following commands on the terminal I ...
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Oracle only starts with autostart, doesn't when trying manually

I have installed oracle on my ubuntu system a few months ago and its been working pretty well. I have it setup to start on system boot and I run the following commands to stop/start the service sudo ...
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MS Project Server 2010 and Oracle Database Backend?

After searching far and wide across the internet for an answer I have come here in hope of help. I am aware that MS Project Server 2010 requires a SharePoint server, but does anyone know if it is ...
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DB2 to Oracle Migration

I am migrating a very large and complex database from DB2 to Oracle 11g. Can someone suggest any tools / processes to do this very quickly. My database is about 500 GB and it cannot have downtime ...
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How to enable Oracle-Managed Files on Oracle Express for Windows XP

I'm trying to enable Oracle-Managed Files on Oracle Express for Windows XP. From everything I've read, I need to set db_create_file_dest to an existing directory in the file system. I've tried ...
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How to keep filesystem layout identical in every RedHat Installation?

I want to keep the following layout same in every installation on the identical servers: dm-0 /dev/VolGroup00/LogVol00 dm-1 /dev/VolGroup00/LogVol01 dm-2 /dev/VolGroup00/LogVol02 dm-3 ...