I login sqlplus on db_server_local on unix_local to run a remote stored procedure (via db link) on db_server_remote on unix_remote. The remote stored procedure uses UTL_FILE FOPEN. Does the procedure open the file on unix_local or unix_remote? Thanks.
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
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