On which server run RMAN when duplicating database

  • From: "Jeffrey Beckstrom" <JBECKSTROM@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: "oracle-l-freelists" <oracle-l@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>, "oracle-db-l" <oracle-db-l@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 15 Apr 2009 09:53:26 -0400

I am reading the duplicate chapter of Robert Freeman's RMAN book.
If I copy the backup files from server A to server B as mentioned in the book, 
do I then run RMAN on server B.  If so, I understand that I will need a tns 
entry on server B back to the database on server A so RMAN can connect to the 
target.  Is this correct?

Other related posts: