an init 6 is the same as a reboot,.. it will execute the K scripts in each level from 6 down to 1 and then reboot. If the K##oracle scripts have been created in levels 3, or 4 like they should have the database will be shutdown cleanly anyway.
Mike Sinardy Xing wrote:
I know 1 team that manage sun system they shutdown the system using "sync; sync; init 6;" and already have been like that for few years oracle is invisible to them. Power Ranger :)