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Oracle exp export syntax

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How to I hard code a exp script to execute in a cron?


This is from Moore's book "Oracle Utilities", only $19.95 and highly recommended.

You can hardcode the user/password in the parfile, but be sure to set the permissions so that it cannot be seen, and create a user with only the minimum database privileges:

Below is an example of an export parameter file: export_options.par.


Using this parameter file, the export command line is executed by the following:

exp parfile=export_options.par

For more details on Oracle utilities, see the book "Advanced Oracle Utilities" by Bert Scalzo, Donald K. Burleson, and Steve Callan.

You can buy it direct from the publisher for 30% off directly from Rampant TechPress.




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