RMAN Active Cloning From RAC TO RAC

Being an Oracle DBA we know that what is cloning? This technical definition gives you a correct idea of the cloning. RMAN has the ability to duplicate, or clone, a database from a backup or from an active database. It is possible to create a duplicate database on a remote server with the same file structure, […]

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Steps for Create RAC Database Manually

Manual Creation of Database is a big task for DBA. This is the initial steps for setup the IT project. We know that we can create the database in two ways one is DBCA and another is  Manual. Creation of Database in RAC environment different from the Standalone database. In this post we are going have look on […]

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RAC Useful Srvctl Commands

Use the Server Control (SRVCTL) utility to manage various components and applications in your cluster. This appendix contains reference information for Server Control commands, including utility usage information and a comprehensive listing of the SRVCTL commands. SRVCTL is installed on each node in a cluster by default. To use SRVCTL, log in to the operating […]

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RAC Useful CRSCTL Commands

CRSCTL is an interface between you and Oracle Clusterware, parsing and calling Oracle Clusterware APIs for Oracle Clusterware objects. Oracle Clusterware 11g release 2 (11.2) introduces cluster-aware commands with which you can perform check, start, and stop operations on the cluster. You can run these commands from any node in the cluster on another node […]

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Multiplex Redolog In Oracle RAC

Being an Oracle DBA in the initial year of our we work on the standalone database. In the world of backup, we work on multiplexing of the redo log. But as in single instance database is different from RAC environment. Multiplexing means to keep multiple copies of redo log in different diskgroup. It is similar to […]

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Steps to add diskgroup in ASM

We know what is ASM in Oracle. Today we have look on diskgroups. In this article we have discussed the technical definition on ASM  diskgroup in first two paragraphs after that we have the steps which we use to add ASM diskgroup The main components of ASM are diskgroups, each of which comprises of several physical […]

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Multiplex control file in 11gR2 RAC ASM

After creating 11gR2 RAC database, we wanted to enable multiplexing for the control files. Oracle recommends multiplexing the control files . We are using ASM for the storage of control files. At the time of creating the database by dbca we can do multiplexing or we can also do later manually as described below. Goal:- […]

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Rebuilding / Moving MGMTDB on Grid Infrastructure 12c

I must thank my fellow DBA Franky Weber Faust for his publication in his blog. In this article, we are going to know about how to rebuilding/moving MGMTDB on grid infrastructure 12c. Stop the ora.crf resource on each node in your cluster and disable it so that it does not start automatically:

If your […]

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Displays information on all long operations

COLUMN sid FORMAT 999 COLUMN serial# FORMAT 9999999 COLUMN machine FORMAT A30 COLUMN progress_pct FORMAT 99999999.00 COLUMN elapsed FORMAT A10 COLUMN remaining FORMAT A10 SELECT s.sid, s.serial#, s.machine, ROUND(sl.elapsed_seconds/60) || ‘:’ || MOD(sl.elapsed_seconds,60) elapsed, ROUND(sl.time_remaining/60) || ‘:’ || MOD(sl.time_remaining,60) remaining, ROUND(sl.sofar/sl.totalwork*100, 2) progress_pct FROM v$session s, v$session_longops sl WHERE s.sid = sl.sid AND s.serial# = […]

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Lists all locked objects for whole RAC

COLUMN owner FORMAT A20 COLUMN username FORMAT A20 COLUMN object_owner FORMAT A20 COLUMN object_name FORMAT A30 COLUMN locked_mode FORMAT A15 SELECT b.inst_id, b.session_id AS sid, NVL(b.oracle_username, ‘(oracle)’) AS username, a.owner AS object_owner, a.object_name, Decode(b.locked_mode, 0, ‘None’, 1, ‘Null (NULL)’, 2, ‘Row-S (SS)’, 3, ‘Row-X (SX)’, 4, ‘Share (S)’, 5, ‘S/Row-X (SSX)’, 6, ‘Exclusive (X)’, b.locked_mode) […]

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