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From Ian Zabel <...@ezabel.com>
Subject Re: AW: Shutting down Connection Pool at runtime (for maintenance)
Date Thu, 25 Sep 2008 12:40:53 GMT
Thanks, Axel. I'll do some research into this. We don't have a DBA on  
staff, and this is how we've been doing it for years. Hopefully Oracle  
8i supports this! (soo old!)

Thanks,
Ian.

On Sep 25, 2008, at 1:38 AM, Leucht, Axel wrote:

> I have to admit that I know Oracle only very basically, though bare  
> with me :-)
>
> But what I think seems to be complicate matters is that you're  
> backing up your database cold.
>
> I remember that I did this also a couple of years ago when I didn't  
> know that RMAN can do this while the database is still online. Since  
> then, the database runs 24 hours a day and hasn't to be shutdown for  
> backup purposes.
>
> If our scenario fits you're situation, I recommend looking into RMAN  
> a little further. IIRC the database has to run in ARCHIVELOG mode.
>
> /Axel


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