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how to delete an oracle instance


Nov 14, 2004, 8:10 PM

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     how to delete an oracle instance

Hi all,

I need to automate the deletion of an oracle9i database instance on both Windows and Solaris platform. I have tried to use oracle's command line tool oradim to delelte the instance on Windows platform,but failed. oracle's dbca tool is not a satisfying tool because it doesn't support silent mode of deleting a database instance. Can you give me some ideas of how to delete the oracle instance through Perl?

Thanks very much.

Thaumaturge / Moderator

Nov 15, 2004, 2:03 AM

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     Re: [babyBlue] how to delete an oracle instance

Please don't post the same question on multiple boards as it splits the discussion. I have locked this thread.

Dave Cross, Perl Hacker, Trainer and Writer
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