Monthly Archives: May 2011

Datapump import not working after flashback database

Flashbacked a RAC database to an old restore point. Post flashback datapump import (impdp) stopped working with following error [test-srv-02] $ impdp  directory=EXT_DIR dumpfile=user2.dmp logfile=imp_user2.log Import: Release – 64bit Production on Friday, 15 April, 2011 8:25:26 Copyright (c) 2003, … Continue reading

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Re-sizing the ASM diskgroup, when one of the disks in DG in hung state

Recently came across this scenario. I had a development server with ASM Normal redundancy diskgroup, with one of the disk in HUNG state for some reason. No spare disks available which could be added in the diskgroup. Requirement was to … Continue reading

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ASM & Database won’t start after server reboot

Recently I’ve seen a GRID/CRS behaviour, which I would like to share. I was testing, if Oracle grid & database services start automatically after physical server reboot. Tested two scenario’s Scenario 1 ========== Server reboot without stopping the services (simulation … Continue reading

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