Category Archives: Personal Ramblings

This category is mostly me stating my opinion. Not very technical stuff is placed here, and stuff I don’t know where to place elsewhere..And everything has to have it;s lplcae, we do need to be organized…(I’ve must have heard this somewhere, since my desk is a real clutter…;-) )

ORA-10458 Standby Database Requires Recovery..Or..ADG Is Out Of Whack.

One day…yes, we had one of “those days” when an power maintenance in the datacenter proved the divide and conquer strategy of power supply cabling was not applied as planned…The ADG crashed..and not in a good way. The storage just … Continue reading

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SQL Developer..Or..”Let’s Be Friends Again..

Every so often, when running SQL Developer on Linux (Ubuntu), the cursor just decided to have a day off, and would just disappear. When just doing some edits, this was cumbersome, annoying as **** , but doable..However, I never really … Continue reading

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ASM Create Diskgroup On Commandline..Or..”When The Gui Doesn’t GUI…”

One day I needed a new database on a separate diskgroup, but of course something had to bug out on me..This time it was the GUI of ASM (ASM Configuration Assistant a.k.a.: asmca). Being the effective DBA I am (although … Continue reading

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To Theme or not to Theme..

I had to change the theme, since the previous theme did not agree with me. Or I did not agree with the theme…I like to have an overview of all the posts in one screen, or at least be able … Continue reading

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Setting up the site..

Well…just trying out the first steps..It’s a slow process, but so will be my posts…I’ll see how long I will maintain this site, since this is my first serious attempt to blog anyway..My intention is to post here all my … Continue reading

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