Does such a script exist Tagged: alert, backup, mode, time This topic contains 1 reply, has 0 voices, and was last updated by y4chtmaster 10 years, 1 month ago. Author Posts 9 June, 2009 at 6:18 pm #1886 y4chtmasterParticipant Is there a script that will alert a DBA if a database has been in backup mode for a specified period of time. (Ex. 1 hr, 2hr, etc…) that can be registered in OEM as an alert. 16 August, 2009 at 11:10 am #2053 Amit BansalKeymaster Hi, Apologies for late reply. You will have to write a OS script and then register it OS defined metrics. You can also have it as User defined metric with query on V$BACKUP view. Author Posts You must be logged in to reply to this topic.