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Oracle SQLPlus Shell Script for Begin, End backup

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Hi,

I need some help for Oracle 11gR2 SQLPlus Shell Script. Appreciate if the expert can help.

script1.sh
- This script will run the flashcopy command
- Tested successful


UO1.sh (need help)
- Login to sqlplus
- Set database begin backup
- Call external script “script1.sh” for flashcopy. Wait for external script to complete
- Set database end backup

sqlplus -s /@dbname << EOF
ALTER SYSTEM ARCHIVE LOG CURRENT;
ALTER DATABASE BEGIN BACKUP;
?? how to call script1.sh
ALTER SYSTEM ARCHIVE LOG CURRENT;
ALTER DATABASE END BACKUP;
EOF


backupstat.sh (to check if database in backup mode, end the backup mode – good to have, we are scheduling the script to run @ 4am)
- Login to sqlplus
- Checking database V$BACKUP
- If backup mode, then end backup mode
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