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How to relocate database files using RMAN (Doc ID 755620.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 03, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 10.2.0.3 and later
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Express Cloud Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Machine - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

How to relocate all database files - datafiles, online redo logs, and controlfiles. This requires the database to be in mounted mode.

Non-system datafiles can be relocate with minimal outage - see solution 2.

 

Solution

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In this Document
Goal
Solution
   
 For the purposes of this document, the following fictitious environment is used as an example to describe the procedure:
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 Solution 1 - How to relocate all database files
 Solution 2 - How to relocate a non-system datafile

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