Tag Archives: oracle 11g

Oracle Restart with Oracle Database 12c (

Back in October, I wrote a blog post on adding an Oracle 11g Database to Oracle Restart to help start the database on a server reboot (if you want to read that post, you can find it here).    Since my original post on using Oracle Restart to start a database, I’ve talked with a few […]

ggMessage.dat error when running GGSCI

In configuring Golden Gate environments, I always use a separate operating system user.  This user tends to be named something along the lines of “ggate” or “gg”.  This makes it simple to identify the purpose of the user.  However, when installing Golden Gate under a different OS user, there are a few things that need […]

Unexpected entries into the SYS.AUD$

While working with a customer this week, they were testing some audit functionality on the database.  The database version being tested was Oracle 11g (  When the user created a table, the entry in the SYS.AUD$ is registered as a CREATE TABLE.  When the user issues a DROP TABLE, the entry for DROP TABLE is […]

Add database to Oracle Restart

With Oracle Real Application Clusters the Oracle database can be configured to restart as each node in the cluster is restarted.  For single instance databases that are on a standalone server, often times the database is not configured to restart on a server bounce.  In the past, Oracle recommended to set the database for restart […]