RE: rman - delete archivelog command

  • From: <Peter.Hitchman@xxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: <oracle-l@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 13 Oct 2005 09:54:40 +0100

Thanks for the update, I was having trouble following those wire diagrams in 
the manual.



-----Original Message-----
From: oracle-l-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
[mailto:oracle-l-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx]On Behalf Of Alex Gorbachev
Sent: 12 October 2005 22:24
To: Hitchman, Peter (TS UK)
Cc: oracle-l@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
Subject: Re: rman - delete archivelog command

Hi Pete,

It removes archived logs from archived logs destination (or where they
were archived). It doesn't touch backups of archived redo logs. to
delete backup of something there is DELETE BACKUP OF ...

RMAN can delete archived logs automatically if you use "DELETE INPUT" clause.


2005/10/12, Peter.Hitchman@xxxxxxxxxxx <Peter.Hitchman@xxxxxxxxxxx>:
> Hi,
> When using rman 9i and issuing a "delete archivelog" command, does this just 
> delete the log file from disk or does it want to also delete it from the 
> backup media. I am trying to figure out if I can use this command to manage 
> the presence of archive logs on disk, after running a "backup database plus 
> archivelog" command.
> Regards
> Pete
> --

Best regards,
Alex Gorbachev

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