Using rsync for buidling Oracle standbys.

Tim Evans tkevans at
Thu Sep 3 14:37:37 MDT 2009

Andrew Gideon wrote:

> On the other hand, I recall that Oracle has its own replication engine
> for this purpose.  As much as I like rsync, wouldn't it make more sense
> to use the Oracle-provided mechanism?

That was my first thought, too.  If the OP is already paying for two
Oracle instances, replication ought to be an easy add-on.

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