Re: Restoring database with .Z files

  • From: Greg Norris <spikey.mcmarbles@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: oracle-l@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Tue, 3 Jan 2006 11:10:00 -0600

On 1/3/06, J. Dex <cemail_219@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Typically, I am used to working with gunzip.  This is how I do what I want
> in gunzip
> gunzip -dc /d01/restore/control01.ctl.gz > /d02/oradata/dbname/control01.ctl
> Does anyone know what the equivalent of doing this is with regular .Z files?

You can still use gzip if you want... it can uncompress .Z files
without any difficulty.  If for some reason that doesn't work for you,

   $ uncompress -c /foo/control01.ctl.Z > /bar/control01.ctl

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