Re: Redo and archives

  • From: "Norman Dunbar" <norman.dunbar@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: <oracle-l@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>, <Michael.Kline@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 08 Sep 2006 07:59:01 +0100

Morning Michael,

>> What is normally the format for redo.logs and archive logs for your
>> databases.

Normally its "sid_g_m.rdo" for redo (g = group, m = member [123, or abc
etc]) but sometimes the 'rdo' extension is either 'log' or 'dbf' for
some reson (inherited systems). For archives it is "sid_nnnn.arc".

I don't normally create databases here though, there's a team to set up
the new stuff - we have input though.


Norman Dunbar.
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