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Robert G. Freeman on Oracle 2015-01-09 23:01:11

I was working on something today and started to muse on names. By names, I mean things like host names, service names, database names, PDB names, listener names and so on. 
I started to mull over the question of the use of descriptive vs. non-d…

Robert G. Freeman on Oracle 2015-01-07 21:56:12

Note: Something happened to this original copy of this post. I’m not sure what it was, but somehow it was like a draft copy ended up being posted and it lost almost half it’s content. I have re-created the post. So, for those of you who saw the earlier…

Robert G. Freeman on Oracle 2014-12-29 03:44:19

So, you start your CDB…
SQL> startupORACLE instance started.Total System Global Area 2566914048 bytesFixed Size                  3048920 bytesVariable Size&nbs…

Robert G. Freeman on Oracle 2014-12-27 23:56:20

So, I realized that I am doing it again. I’ve been doing some testing with advanced compression. In doing so, I built some scripts to run my tests and produce the results of those test and so on… Those scripts lead to me writing other scripts to buil…