I am currently using oracle 8.0.5 to create web application for the production users. The problem that I face here is the application do not have working calendar which consists of our company holidays. Do Oracle itself provide any buid in calendar function that can be modified accordingly to different working calendar? Your advice is highly appreciated.
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
I remember the day when someone asked me to create a user for an application developement. The user should be able to create views and materialized views and, so, I used the following syntax:
This way, I guessed, I would ensure that use…
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.