Monthly Archives: January, 2017

oraenv on Steroids Part 1

Most DBA’s have encountered the oraenv script, the one that is generated by root.sh: This script is just as useless as it was in 1993.  If you just have to enter the $ORACLE_SID and $ORACLE_HOME, why do you even need this script?  In 25 years of Oracle DBA experience I have never once used it.  …

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