One of my pet peeves is people using GUI tools like Toad or SQL Developer while running release scripts on test, acceptation or production systems. Actually, pet peeves is putting it too mildly. Ive had to troubleshoot enough incidents because of this to hold a serious grudge against that careless […]
Jorrit van de Langerijt
Database and application administration, acceptance testing, general IT support and consultancy.
Connecting Oracle 11g to RDB database with Oracle Heterogenous Services
One of my clients has been running an Oracle RDB database on VMS for decades. This RDB database stores mission critical data and interfaces with COBOL applications and Oracle 8i databases. (If you wonder what RDB is; it’s a RDBMS created by DEC in 1984 and bought by Oracle in […]