For more than ten years now SAP has provided a unified way to administer the Oracle database via the BR*Tools (Backup/Recovery). Wether you like the tools or not (if you read We all hate the BR*TOOLS, don’t we? about it, perhabs you'll at least get used to them) they are used in every SAP installations that … Continue reading Anybody know OCOPY?
I recently had to handle a case where a big and important system was rendered unusable by database corruptions. Due to some bad luck and faulty procedures, there was no good backup available. Even worse: the corruption had been detected via transaction abort in the SAP. This case reminded me of the importance to perform … Continue reading Verification Speed….
Ok, so your data is gone. You/the report you ran executed a DELETE statement and performed a COMMIT. What to do now? It is the productive system. So there is no place to discuss that it may have been a great idea to test the report first here. What's needed is a solution. The overall … Continue reading Get me my data back! QUICK!