11gR2:Oracle Online Patching

Online patching is new feature introduced in 11.1.0.6 and oracle started delivering patches with 11.2.0.2. This patch allows you to apply patch to live database i.e we do not need…

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Physical Corruption: ORA-1578 part 3

Recently we encountered a block corruption issue in 10g database on Linux x86 64 bit and using ASM for storing database files. Saurabh had earlier written articles on ora-1578. http://askdba.org/weblog/2008/04/physical-corruption-ora-1578-part-1/…

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