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Exadata Database Machine: 12c Administration Workshop

This Exadata Database Machine: 12c Administration Workshop training introduces you to Oracle Exadata Database Machine, covering the features and capabilities of the Exadata Database Machine X6 product family. In this course, you will be introduced to Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Service. Explore the various Exadata Database Machine features and configurations, with emphasis on the unique … Continue reading Exadata Database Machine: 12c Administration Workshop

ORA-38760 While starting an Oracle Database

This is a quick post about an issue that I faced while trying to start one database yesterday. When I was trying to open one 12cR1 database, I got the following error: SYS SQL>alter database open;alter database open*ERROR at line 1:ORA-38760: This database instance failed to turn on flashback database The database status was "mounted": … Continue reading ORA-38760 While starting an Oracle Database

تعديلات نظام الدراسة والإمتحانات الجديدة في مصر نتيجة فيروس كورونا

لكل الناس اللي عندهم أولاد فى مراحل التعليم ما قبل الجامعي و عايزين يفهموا التعديلات اللي تمت علي الدراسة والإمتحانات خلال الأيام القليلة الماضية, يا ريت يسمعوا الفيديو ده اللي أنا عملته بناء علي تصريحات وزير التعليم فقط مع استبعاد أي معلومات من أي مصادر أخري https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4TWhy1nhWvY

Is it possible to map one Tablespace to many Tablespaces with impdp?

I got this question from one of my clients. He is going to migrate one database from one platform to another. In this database many users are sharing the same tablespace. For example: In the current database, all application users are sharing the tablespaces “USERS” The client wants to change this, so as each schema … Continue reading Is it possible to map one Tablespace to many Tablespaces with impdp?

Oracle Database 20c is now Generally Available

Oracle Database 20c is now Generally Available on the cloud two days ago, 14-Feb-2020. Oracle 20c is next major database release. It includes many new fetaures espcially in the following areas: BlockchainMachine LearningSecurityJSONIn-Memory For a quick introduction to this new release:https://blogs.oracle.com/database/ga-of-oracle-database-20c-preview-release Also, for complete list of the new features, please refer to the:https://docs.oracle.com/en/database/oracle/oracle-database/20/newft/new-features.html Oracle Database … Continue reading Oracle Database 20c is now Generally Available

The Longest SQL Statement I have ever seen !

Below may be the longest SQL statement that I have ever seen. I don't know if it is written by one developer or group of developers and what is the logic behind it? I really don't like this style of writing sql statements. It is very difficult to be functionally understood. Also, it is very … Continue reading The Longest SQL Statement I have ever seen !

Oracle Database 19c (19.3) Installation on the Oracle Cloud Compute Instance.

As, I already have access to one Oracle Cloud Free Compute Instance (Oracle Linux), then I decided to install Oracle database 19c there and create a test database. This time, I'll use a different technique by installing Oracle Database rpm.Oracle delivered the oracle database software as rpm for Linux since Oracle 18c. Installation procedure is … Continue reading Oracle Database 19c (19.3) Installation on the Oracle Cloud Compute Instance.

Oracle Read Only Tables

Starting from Oracle 11gR1, oracle allows us to change a table to be a read-only table. Let us have a quick demo: I'm connecting as user HR ( to a 19c pluggable database). I have a small table "DEPT": So, now I'm going to change the table to be read only table: Now let us … Continue reading Oracle Read Only Tables

After Oracle Database Upgrade to 12.2, Database Express Did not work

I upgraded one database from 11.2.0.4 to 12.2.0.1 on one Solaris Sparc server. After that I configured the Enterprise Manager Database Express, but when I tried to access it, I got the following error: For more information about Oracle Enterprise Manager Database Express, please refer to my post:https://ahmedfattah.com/2018/10/14/oracle-enterprise-manager-database-express-12c-overview/ Environment: Oracle Solaris 11Oracle Restart 12.2.0.1Oracle Database … Continue reading After Oracle Database Upgrade to 12.2, Database Express Did not work

How to drop an Oracle Database using dbca in silent mode?

I have one 12c (12.2) database called "TEST" that is running in archivelog mode, and for some reason I want to drop this database. grid@test01:~$ ps -ef|grep pmongrid 11233 1 0 21:32:47 ? 0:03 asm_pmon_+ASMoracle 11360 1 0 21:33:19 ? 0:07 ora_pmon_TEST Unfortunately, I can't run dbca in GUI mode, so, I want to drop … Continue reading How to drop an Oracle Database using dbca in silent mode?