Re: exercise for the day

  • From: "Niall Litchfield" <niall.litchfield@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: ORACLE-L <oracle-l@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 28 Aug 2007 22:00:10 +0100

More than one person has asked me what I mean by "the drop down list". The
screenshot is at

On 8/28/07, Niall Litchfield <niall.litchfield@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Prompted by a couple of other discussions.
>    1. Go to metalink.
>    2. Choose 'all sources' from the drop down list.
>    3. Enter your company name or a distinguishing part of it into the
>    search box.
>    4. Search.
> It seems to me that you might find a number of interesting things out
> about your company that perhaps ought not to be publicly searchable.
> Oh and bear in mind that I'm not especially blaming Oracle here - in our
> case we got 7 bugs over the last 4 years that refer to us - but a rather
> larger number of forum topics from an on-site consultant (before my time).
> It would be nice however if publicly accessible bugs had customer
> information removed from them.
> --
> Niall Litchfield
> Oracle DBA

Niall Litchfield
Oracle DBA

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