Monthly Archives: December 2014

Add Database Resource To Grid Control..Or..”Is Grid Losing Control?”

In normal circumstances when you have the Grid infrastructure installed (or Oracle Restart, or ASM) when a database is created, it will add a resource to the GC (Grid Control) and all is well. But when doesn’t happen, be prepared … Continue reading

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Upgrade Oracle RAC GRID + Database from 11.2.0.3.0 to 11.2.0.4.0…Or..”Let’s Run The Gauntlet!”

One tries to evade the inevitable..but there will always be one day when you just have to do it…upgrade the database and/or grid software. Since the support of 11.2.0.3.0 is ending, see below: However we want to take things SLOW…and … Continue reading

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SYSAUX Filling Up Rapidly..Or..”Let’s Clean It Even Faster!”

Every once and a while the SYSAUX fills up on some test database due to various obscure reasons. And most of the times I need to get rid of the contents of SYSAUX FAST! Normal procedures takes AGES, and although … Continue reading

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