Nice . It same I can use it both stations primary and standby . I will give it a check. -----Original Message----- From: Allen, Brandon [mailto:Brandon.Allen@xxxxxxxxxxx] Sent: Tuesday, January 13, 2009 7:30 PM To: ballester.david@xxxxxxxxx; Amihay Gonen; oracle-l@xxxxxxxxxxxxx Subject: RE: Q:Clean archives after apply them to standby I'm no dataguard expert, so not exactly sure what I'm talking about here but I think this was automated/simplified in 10g with the archivelog deletion policy: http://download.oracle.com/docs/cd/B19306_01/server.102/b14239/rman.htm#SBYDB00750 Regards, Brandon Privileged/Confidential Information may be contained in this message or attachments hereto. Please advise immediately if you or your employer do not consent to Internet email for messages of this kind. Opinions, conclusions and other information in this message that do not relate to the official business of this company shall be understood as neither given nor endorsed by it.