A hoy hoy. Just passed exam 1Z0-042, better known as the Oracle Certified Associate DBA exam.Let the virgins and wine flow freely.
Dr. Statslove or: How I Learned to Stop Guessing and Love the 10053 Trace
This is the long-overdue follow-up post about my recent problems with large partitioned tables and statistics. First and foremost, a huge "Thank You!" to Wolfgang Breitling for his help on this. Wolfgang took pity on me after a pathetic post on oracle-l and held my hand, guiding me into the... [Read More]
Kevin Closson has a great series started on the DBWR, and how people tend to misconfigure it (mostly by having too many DBWR processes). Catch Part I and Part II now.
Oracle SQL Developer 18.104.22.168 released
Get it here. Read the release notes here. Read about the bugs fixed here./me tries to resume his blogging.
I didn't want to be the only Oracle blogger who didn't observe the holy day of HOLY CRAP ORACLE 11G IS COMING!!!!!11Sarcastic excitement aside, I'm looking forward to Arup Nanda's 11g features series (with handy rss feed).