Is there a sqlplus SET command so Oracle will automatically echo the SQL statements being submitted?? I've issued SPOOL prior to the batch job run but all it captured was the result (ie. "statement processed") but not the actual sql statement itself.
Have you ever had to make fundamental changes to a table in Oracle, but haven't been able to get any downtime? I'm talking things like:
* Dropping columns
* Shrinking allocated space
* Removing chained blocks and restoring the PCTFREE
Checking the Alert Log in AWS RDS Oracle can be a pain through their user interface. I made a script to download the Alert Log, look for errors, and email me the trace files. In this article I'll describe what I did and share my script.
This video shows, step by step, how to configure Oracle Heterogeneous Services via the Generic Gateway Agent in order to make a connection from an Oracle session and access a remote SQL Server database table.
This video shows how to copy a database user from one database to another user DBMS_METADATA. It also shows how to copy a user's permissions and discusses password hash differences between Oracle 10g and 11g.