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Using RMAN to parallelise the relocation of all datafiles in your database with minimum disruption to production (Doc ID 944842.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 03, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version to [Release 8.1.7 to 10.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


How to use RMAN to move one, several or all  datafiles from one raw device/filesystem to another and parallelise the process where >1 file is being moved.

The examples in this note look at moving files from one raw device to another but the same method is used regardless of where you are moving the file to; if moving to a new filesystem, simply specify a filename instead of a raw device name.


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