Seth Miller

Technical ramblings of an IT guy

Category: RMAN

How Can I Use Logging Tracing and Debugging with RMAN?

RMAN will provide more than enough information about what it is doing through its logging mechanisms. Standard logging is printed to the screen (standard output) by default. If you want to redirect standard output to a file, you can specify the LOG clause. This clause can be given as part of the initial rman command. […]

Monitor NFS I/O

We use RMAN to backup to an NFS share. I was having some very lengthy RMAN backup times during certain time periods and the storage team was not able to correlate the slow downs to anything useful so I decided to monitor the NFS shares. I looked at the OS Watcher logs for information about […]