I am back from holiday and I think did my best to filter these blog posts from large number of blog posts, when I am away even Oracle released 11.2 :). Next time I won’t take a holiday longer than 10 days. I will cover the missing weeks one by one instead of 3 weeks in 1 post.
1- Using REGEXP_LIKE with outer joins ?
Peter Scott -Slightly Fuzzy Lookups
2- How to use alert log for error trends ?
Karl Arao – Knowing the trend of Deadlock occurrences from the Alert Log
3-How to read treedump for what happened in indexes ?
Jonathan Lewis – Treedump
4- Using alter system kill session in procedure
John Hallas-Procedure to kill a session
5- How to get the date for the last day of the previous month?
Jonathan Lewis - Why test ?
6- How to bulk insert cursor data into a table ?
Liang Gang Yu-BULK INSERT cursor’s data INTO A TABLE – Oracle10g, 11g
7- How to use UTL_COMPRESS to compress files ?
Steve Callan-Compressing files in Oracle
8- When you lost your spfile?
Matt Canning-Dealing with a lost SPFILE
9- Transparent Application Failover (TAF) for Data Guard ?
Uwe Hesse – Connect Time Failover & Transparent Application Failover for Data Guard
10 – Using backup copy to move files after changing the recordsize on filesystem ?
Don Seiler-Moving Oracle Datafiles to a ZFS Filesystem with the Correct Recordsize
11- What are Synthetic Commits and Rollbacks?
Christian Antognini - Synthetic Commits and Rollbacks
12 -ORA-16069 after switchover?
Don Seiler – ORA-16069? You May Need A New Standby Controlfile
13 -Possible solution for slow network connection in 11G ?
Marcin Przepiorowski – Slow network connection in 11g
14 -How to escalate Oracle SR ?
Chris Warticki- Support Escalation Process…Again!
15-How to adjust optimizer_index_cost_adj if you really want to use it ?
Richard Foote – The CBO and Indexes: OPTIMIZER_INDEX_COST_ADJ Part III
16 -How to track DDL changes in 11G ?
Miladin Modrakovic – Tracking DDL changes in 11g
17 -How to do Oracle Cross-Platform Migration with Minimal Downtime ?
Don Seiler – HOWTO: Oracle Cross-Platform Migration with Minimal Downtime
18 -How to use Active Data Guard in 11G ?
Jim Czuprynski - Using Oracle 11g’s Active Data Guard and Snapshot Standby Features
19 -How to install Oracle Client on unsupported OS ?
Marko Sutic – How to install Oracle Client 11g on Windows 7?
20 -How to use unix EXPECT utility to simulate non-interactivity for interactive only installations?
Advait Deo – Spawn, Expect, Send and Interact