Oracle Database 12.2.0.1 Release Updates (RUs) and Release Update Revisions (RURs)

Following is a list of all RU (Release Updates) and RUR (Release Update Revisions) issued for the Oracle Database 12cR2 (12.2.0.1) since Jul-2017 till today 20-Jun-2021. Please zoom-in to see the above picture clearly, or see it partitioned below: Please note that: - Both RU & RUR are released quarterly (Jan, April , Jul & … Continue reading Oracle Database 12.2.0.1 Release Updates (RUs) and Release Update Revisions (RURs)

Oracle Database Security Assessment Sample Report

Highly Confidential Assessment Date & Time Date of Data CollectionDate of ReportReporter VersionSun Apr 25 2021 00:12:00Sun Apr 25 2021 00:22:012.2.1 (May 2020) - f3a1 Database Identity NameContainer (Type:ID)PlatformDatabase RoleLog ModeCreatedORCLCDBPDB1 (PDB:4)Linux x86 64-bitPRIMARYNOARCHIVELOGMon Jan 13 2020 20:12:00 Summary SectionPassEvaluateAdvisoryLowRiskMediumRiskHighRiskTotalFindingsBasic Information0000011User Accounts70222013Privileges and Roles156100022Authorization Control0020002Fine-Grained Access Control0050005Auditing08500013Encryption0110002Database Configuration92010113Network Configuration0110103Operating System2200105Total33201734279 Basic Information Database Version Oracle … Continue reading Oracle Database Security Assessment Sample Report

Installing Oracle OE Sample Schema

If you are interested in installing all oracle database sample schemas, please refer to my post:Installing Oracle Sample Schemas (19.3) If you want to install the scott demo schema, please refer to:https://ahmedfattah.com/2019/12/25/how-to-create-the-scott-oracle-database-demo-schema/ Here is a live demo about Order Entry (OE) schema installation: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c8dxF-1rGZo Please note that before installing the OE schema, you should first install … Continue reading Installing Oracle OE Sample Schema

Oracle Database 21c Documentation

Oracle Database is the world's most popular database. Available on cloud and on-premise platforms, Oracle Database 19c is the most recent long term release, with an extended support window. Oracle Database 21c is the latest innovation release, initially available on Oracle cloud through Autonomous Database Free Tier and Database Cloud Service. For Oracle Database 21c documentation:https://docs.oracle.com/en/database/oracle/oracle-database/21/index.html For Oracle Database … Continue reading Oracle Database 21c Documentation

When to use SET DBID in RMAN?

According to oracle documentation:Specify a database's database identifier (DBID) when restoring a control file or server parameter file. Restrictions and Usage Notes for the SET DBID Command You should only run the SET DBID command in the following specialized circumstances: You are not connected to a recovery catalog and want to restore the control file … Continue reading When to use SET DBID in RMAN?

Oracle RMAN Multi-Section Feature

RMAN can optionally break up large files into sections and back up and restore these sections independently. This feature is built into RMAN. You can use it by creating multisection backups, which break up the files generated for the backup set into separate files. This can be done for backup sets and image copies. Each … Continue reading Oracle RMAN Multi-Section Feature

Change “Value” Column Width for “show parameter” in sqlplus

If you tried to increase the width of the "VALUE" column, nothing changed: I found that the NAME & Value columns have special names (for type column , it is normal): column NAME_COL_PLUS_SHOW_PARAM format A20column VALUE_COL_PLUS_SHOW_PARAM format A80 Now, it is fine.