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RMAN catalog database and Archivelogs

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I am configuring an RMAN catalog database. While sizing the System, Temp, Undo, etc. I stopped because  I was uncertain whether the RMAN repository database has Archivelogs or not? So does the RMAN database use Archivelogs? From what I've read I don't see any getting built. Can you clear this up for me.

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If you are using a a Catalog database then I would suggest it be in Archive Log mode.

This should have been specified when you build the database.  If it wasn't, just enable it.

http://download.oracle.com/docs/cd/B19306_01/server.102/b14231/archredo.htm#i1006246
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Thanks slightwv. That was helpful.

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The expert let me know that the RMAN catalog can put into Archivelog mode, even though the manuals did not state that the catalog could be put into Archivelog mode.

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Not sure why it was confusing.  The RMAN catalog is just another Oracle database and behaves as such.
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