Retrieve deleted files on Unix / Linux using File Descriptors

(Doc ID 444749.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 06, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 8.1.7.0 to 11.2.0.3 [Release 8.1.7 to 11.2]
Linux x86
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)
Linux x86-64
***Checked for relevance on 10-Oct-2016***


Goal

Retrieve deleted datafiles/logfiles from the operating system if the database has not been restarted.

Solution

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