Kamran Agayev’s Oracle Blog

Kamran Agayev’s Oracle Blog

RMAN Video Tutorial Series – Cloning database without connecting to the target database and recovery catalog in Oracle 11gR2

Posted by Kamran Agayev A. on August 24, 2010

In this video tutorial I show the cloning of the database using RMAN without connecting to the target database and recovery catalog. Enjoy it



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12 Responses to “RMAN Video Tutorial Series – Cloning database without connecting to the target database and recovery catalog in Oracle 11gR2”

  1. Ulfet said

    Good tutorial, unfortunately it is not possible on Oracle 10g.

  2. Natik Talibov said

    Hi Kamran

    Da video neplaxoye sps za rabotu.

    Xotelosbi uvidet ili procitat instalaciyu server OEBS R12 na OEL 5.5
    I backup i clone Application Servera

    I umena k vam takoy vopros….

    Praizajol krax vsey bazi danix na fizicekom urovne…
    Ostalsa tolko full RMAN backup .
    Mojna li vostanavit bazu danix spomojyu eto va backup?
    Esli da to kak? esli net to pocemu?

    S uvajeniyem Natik Talibov

  3. Dear Natik
    Unfortunately I’m not an Apps DBA so can’t work on OEBS installation and app server video tutorials
    According to your second question, sure it’s possible, I even have video tutorial on it 🙂 It’s called “Disaster Recovery”
    Check the following video tutorial :

    Good Luck!

  4. Natik Talibov said

    Dear Kamran

    thank you answer my queshon!

    I often read and look your video.

    I wait new video and news for Oracle DBA/Developer…

    Good luck your work!

  5. Good work! If you agree I will reference your videos from my blog, are very useful, for experts and beginers. Regards

    Jose Valerio

  6. Hi Jose

    Sure you can 🙂

  7. chet said

    Great video.. How do I change db_name when restoring to different server? Like to change PRD to DEV using RMAN backup with out connecting to target database.


  8. Dear Chet

    Just use any name you want in DUPLICATE DATABASE command

  9. […] of the ability to restore a database with only a backup and auxiliary instance as detailed here. If you have any desire to know more about RMAN and how to get the most out of it then I’d […]

  10. Thank you so much for sharing this precious information with us.

  11. Khurram said

    great…hats off to you for this short,nice,simple and great tutorial.
    Thanks alot.

  12. I’m glad to be helpful for you Khurram 🙂

    Thanks for the feedback

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