This week was again busy with 11GR2 new features and the absolute winner of the new feature blog entry competition is Charles Kim and his posts are not just excerpts from available documentation. Nicolas Gasparotto was the first one who finds a bug in 11GR2 for popular new feature deferred segment creation. I could not even find time to install release, but people started to find bugs, I think I am loosing my speed :) 11GR2 selections are again grouped separately and will, till everything goes to normal.
1-Dangerous sorting behaviour of Oracle for Analytic functions
Jonathan Lewis – Analytic Agony
2-How to use ADRCLI in 11G?
Charles Kim – Automatic Diagnostic Repository (ADR) Command Line Interface
3-How to use REGEXP for argument validation in Shell Script (check the comments)?
Jared Still - Shell Tricks
4-Behaviour change of CBO when partition level stats are available but table level are not
Hemant K Chitale-Table and Partition Statistics
5-How to avoid password hardcoding in Shell scripts with Oracle Wallet ?
Amit Bansal-Using Oracle Wallet to Execute Shell script/cron without hard coded Oracle database password?
6-How to disable ocssd.bin for non-rac non asm environments?
Charles Kim – Disable ocssd.bin daemon when running non-RAC environments
7-How to use SQL Performance Analyzer (SPA) in 11G?
Steve Callan-SQL Performance Analyzer
8-Why buffer cache buffers can reside in shared pool and what are KGH NO ACCESS in shared pool?
Tanel Poder -KGH: NO ACCESS allocations in V$SGASTAT – buffer cache within shared pool!
9-What are the reasons for chained rows and How to deal with them ?
Joel Goodman – Are you chained to your tables.
10-ORA-01792 with inline views
Dion Cho-Interesting case of ORA-01792 error.
11-When your backup policy might not be enough?
Martin Widlake – Your Backups Are Probably Too Simple
13-Invalid Oracle Internet Directory problem after Oracle identity management upgrade
Frank Van Bortel – Upgrade IDM from 10.1.2 to 10.1.4: dba_registry invalid OID
11GR2 New Features Posts
1-ASM Storage Management Configuration Assistant- New server manageability feature
Charles Kim -Oracle has a new configuration assistant in 11g Release 2 – ASMCA
2-ASM Intelligent Data Placement-New Server Manageability feature of 11GR2
Charles Kim – ASM – Intelligent Data Placement
3-How to install 11GR2 on Linux?
Charles Kim-Installing Oracle Database 11g Release 2 – Enterprise Database Edition
4-Enterprise Manager Support for ASM Cluster File System (ACFS) – New Server Manageability feature of 11GR2
Charles Kim - Creating ASM Volumes and Cluster File Systems with Enterprise Mangers in 11g Release 2
5-ASM FS Snapshot – New Server Manageability feature of 11GR2
Charles Kim -Creating ASM Snapshots with Enterprise Mangers in 11g Release 2
6-How to start DBCONSOLE in 11GR2 ?
Charles Kim -Starting dbconsole from command line in Oracle Database 11g Release 2
7-How to fix PRVF-5472: or PRVF-5439: during 11GR2 installation?
Chandra Pabba – Oracle11gR2 CRS Install – ntpd requirement
8-How to install Peoplesoft on 11gR2 64-bit?
Nicolas Gasparotto – Peoplesoft on 11gR2 64-bits
9-Lib32 Dir is not available in 11GR2 64 bit
Nicolas Gasparotto – 11gR2 64-bits : where is lib32 ?
10-Bug # 8816562 Deferred Segment Creation is not working with move and workaround for the bug.
Nicolas Gasparotto – Get rid off segment of empty table (11gR2)
11-Step by step 11GR2 upgrade
Saurabh Sood-Get Upgrading: Steps To Upgrade To 11gR2
12-No need of voting disk backuo for 11GR2 clusterware-New clustering feature of 11GR2
Syed Jaffar Hussain- Voting Disk Backup Procedure Changed in Oracle 11g Release 2
13-SQL Generation – New server managealibility feature of 11GR2
We do streams-The New Streams 11.2 SQL Generation Facility
14-XMLType Partitioning – New Unstructured Data Management feature of 11GR2
Marco Gralike – Oracle RDBMS 11gR2 – XML Data Partitioning
15-IGNORE_ROW_ON_DUPKEY_INDEX Hint-New availability feature of 11GR2
Luis Moreno Campos-Oracle 11gR2 feature of the Day!
16-Step by step 11gR2 rac installation on 64 bit Linux
Rajeev Ramdas Thottathil - 11gR2 rac installation on 64 bit Linux step by step