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Install Linux error: Could not allocate requested partitions - not enough free space on disks

I'm using Windows 8.1, now for education purpose, I try to install Oracle Linux 6.5 as dual boot on my computer. At the Disk Partition section, I found that I cannot create a Partition, both with ...
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Does anyone have a copy of Oracle Java SE Critical Patch Update for Java 7.0.40.22 32-bit

I ran Belarc Advisor which advises me I am missing the Oracle Java SE Critical Patch Update for Java 7.0.40.22 32-bit (CpuOct2013-1899837). You need an Oracle support contract to obtain this patch. ...
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How to disable root login from login prompt but allow switching to root

I would like disable logging in as root on the login prompt but it should be possible to 'su' to root, give password and login. Any help will be appreciated.
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Oracle VM VirtualBox “instruction at 0x806d58e2 referenced memory at 0x00000000” error

When I start Oracle VM VirtualBox 4.2.18 on Windows 8.1 64bit, the below message shows. What is the meaning of this message and how to solve it? VBoxTestOGL.exe The instruction at 0x806d58e2 ...
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How an unprivileged user could kill a process she didn't start?

I stumbled upon something very surprising which I cannot understand on a Red Hat EL 5.6 box : the user hri (which is in the group dba) is able to kill processes owned by user oracle (which is also in ...
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how to use oracle r12 that is installed in external harddisk?

I am new to oracle r12 installation. And I have this installed in an external segate 1 TB hard disk. Now I want to run this on my laptop just by pluging my hard disk. But I dont know the procedure to ...
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oracle sql developer not using default directory

I cannot figure out why the oracle sql developer tool on a apple mac OSX 10.8.4 does not use my default directory as defined in the Tools->Preferences->Database->Worksheet. Instead of going to the ...
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Using sqlplus as tnsping alternative

Is it possible to use sqlplus as an alternative for tnsping since tnsping wasn't installed with the oracle setup. I simply want to check via batch script, whether the definitions from the tnsnames.ora ...
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database statistics and reporting with or without parsing of built in logs

I prefer a generic statistical utility / plugin / application, but don't limit myself as specific might do well too. I want to see a way by which I can see query statistics for ALL queries. e.g ...
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Genymotion: possible to create a shortcut to an Android virtual device?

I'm using Genymotion as Android emulator, but would like to be able to start a virtual device from the command line or with a Windows shortcut, instead of the Genymotion window. Because Genymotion ...
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What is the thread_stack in Oracle and MSSQL compared to MySQL

I'm using a recursive stocked procedure in MySQL and had to change the thread_stack value in the my.ini from 128K to 512K. I need to deploy the same procedure now to an Oracle and Microsoft SQL ...
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Database integration with …well with sound beep or light? [closed]

Perhaps this post major editing : I work for company which sells services online. I would like to build some kind of software bridge/integration tool which would integrate our Oracle database with ...
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Created desktop shortcut in Elementary Linux, does not appear in list of applications

After a couple of hours of tinkering I have Oracle SQL Developer installed on ElementaryOS (based off Ubuntu) and created a desktop shortcut Oracle SQL developer.desktop in /usr/share/applicatons ...
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How to update Oracle JDK on Debian

I am planning to install the oracle JDK7 on my Debian Wheezy machine. To do so I am using java-package to install the jdk as a .deb package under Debian, as described here. My question is: Can ...
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Is it possible to disable implicit connection cache while using connection pooling in Oracle OAS?

Hi we are using implicit connection cache under Oracle Application Server (http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/oc4j-ds-083633.html). I am not a system guy, I am just a programmer but I just ...
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Oracle Linux 6 download files?

I want to download Oracle Linux 6 for basic use to install on my laptop to use oracle 11g r2 database since this is one of only few linux distros which is supported. When I go to the downloads section ...
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Sqldeveloper /as sysdba connection

I'm a total newbie in Oracle. I installed Oracle 11g XE R2. Also I installed SqlDeveloper 3.2.20.09 version. I generated auto connections, and I have 2 connections. One is: /as sysdba and ...
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Unable to shrink memory allocated to Oracle 11g

Recently i have installed Oracle 11g (11.2.0.1.0) on my windows 7 desktop having 1gb RAM, and while installation i have allocated 512 MB RAM to oracle which causes high memory utilization and ...
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Code folding in SQL Developer's SQL Worksheet

Is there a way to enable code folding in Oracle SQL Developer's SQL Worksheet? Using version 3.2.20.09.
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Make a database (Oracle 7.3) consisting of several .DBF files into one .MDF file (Oracle dump file)

Can you make a database (Oracle 7.3) consisting of several .DBF files into one .MDF file (Oracle dump file) in Windows 7 or so. Is there a tool that can do that "export" ?
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Oracle11g localhost:1158/em not connect

In my Windows 7 professional edition, I installed Oracle Database Express Edition 11g Release 2 which is downloaded from Oracle.com. The SID is 'orcl', username is 'system'. When I attempt connect to ...
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How to delete oracle databse 11g

I'm having huge issues trying to delete the oracle database 11g. I tried the OUI but It didn't work(it shows a warning telling me that you should use deinstall which doesn't work either). After that, ...
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In Toad for Oracle's Schema Browser, my Tables list is empty

In the Schema Browser window of Toad for Oracle 9.7, the list of tables at the left is always empty, though I know the database still has tables. This happens whether I use the Dropdown, Tabbed, or ...
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how to install cx_oracle package with pip from Ubuntu linux?

I am trying to install cx_oracle from Ubuntu using pip install cx_oracle however I get the error below. Also tried to go to the pip package page and it does not look like there are any files ...
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Linker error while installing Oracle 11g on Fedora 18

I have to teach database programming against Oracle DB using C/C++ on Linux. So first step is to install Oracle 11g on Linux. Machine config : HOST: Windows 8 Enterprise 64 bit Guest: Fedora 18 XFCE ...
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How do I enable fully qualified column names in Query Builder in Toad for Oracle?

I've found several hits on google on how to do this in Toad for SQL, but I need the same for Toad for Oracle. (Toad v11). I'm building a large query where I combine several aliases of the same table ...
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Installation of Oracle Database 11g Express Edition on Ubuntu 12.10

I am intalled the Oracle database have followed this steps [link|http://meandmyubuntulinux.blogspot.in/2012/05/installing-oracle-11g-r2-express.html?showComment=1357195285714#c4393074524447658792] . ...
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not able to activate windows xp in oracle virtualbox

I installed oracle virtualbox and used my Windows XP home edition to run in the virtualbox. Is it working, but I get all the time the reminder I have to register. This seems not to work as is tries to ...
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Installing Oracle Database 11g Express on Windows 64-bit [closed]

Is it possible to install and set up Oracle Database 11g Express Edition onto a Windows 64bit system at all?
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parallels accessing arbitrary port on host os from guest os

I'm running Windows 7 inside of Parallels on Mac OS X 10.7.5. No firewalls have been setup. From the Mac end, to work remotely I need to VPN into my corp network. Then I use SSH Tunnel Manager to set ...
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VirtualBox and .vdi file Screen and Mouse Errors

I had a previous virtualbox working with a .vdi image already saved. I tried to open it today, after updating last time, and now my mouse cursor isn't showing, and the size of the screen is incorrect. ...
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Should a dev team use a local database or a remote shared one? [closed]

I'm part of a team of developer and today, we do our developments against an Oracle 11g database installed on our own machine each. I would like to know your point of view about this way of working ...
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How can I install Java on a Samsung 3 Chromebook (ChromeOS)?

There don't appear to be any Apps for this, and from what I've seen Google and Oracle don't look like they're going to be getting along any time soon.
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Expected performance degradation when accessing ORDBMS within VM as opposed to natively?

Is there a significant increase in latency when accessing an ORDBMS (namely Oracle 11g) residing in the guest VM (from the host), as opposed to natively? The development environment will be used ...
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How to get fullscreen in Virtual Box

I am using VirtualBox. I have also added an Operating system to it. Now i need to know how to get a fullscreen view from it. What i get now is a centered screen and i find it difficult to work with. ...
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How to remove python installed from source in Oracle Enterprise Linux 5.4

I installed python 2.6.6, I already had python which is lower version 2.4 by default. Now I want to remove the python 2.6.6 ? There is no uninstall target and remove procedures from the internet. I ...
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How to connect from Linux to Oracle database

What do I need to install on my Ubuntu Linux to connect to remote Oracle Database Server using my username and password?
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Install Oracle on Mac OS X Lion 10.8

I have no experience with Oracle but need to install it on my Mac so that I can test pulling data from an Oracle database. I already have Apache, PHP, MySQL installed but have no idea where to start ...
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Unable to Change NT Service Startup Type

I installed Oracle recently on my Windows 7 laptop, and would like to change the services to startup manually (rather than automatically) because they use something like 1GB of ram. I'm unable to ...
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Oracle local database product (like MS Access)

Is there a Oracle, local database product (which I can run on my laptop like MS Access) which is free for developers, and in which I can Create tables, Load data from file, Run SQL (oracle's syntax) ...
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WebLogic 12.1.1.0 is truncating dynamically generated XML file

this is my first question on SU/StackOverflow, so bear with me... We've got an exploded application, residing on a NAS mount, that we just moved from WebLogic 6.1 to WLS 12.1.1.0. Believe it or not, ...
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Tunneling through SSH for 1521 port access?

I am developing locally on my computer, using my own Apache server with PHP configured. My database however is remotely located on an Oracle 11g Database Server. We were also given a separate remote ...
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403 Forbiden on Apache (CentOS) Server

These are my VM setup: HOST: windows 7 ultimate 32bit GUEST: CentOs 6.3 i386 Virtualization soft: Oracle virtualBox 4.1.22 Networking: NAT -> (PORT FORWARD: HOST:8080 => GUEST:80) Shared ...
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Re-reading the partition table failed with error 22: invalid argument

I have Oracle Linux on a VM and I'm trying to create partitions on /dev/sda2 of size 30 gigs using fdisk utility. I made four partitions each of size 512M and they appear in the partition table. ...
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How to install Oracle Solaris 11 with Windows 7?

I want to install Oracle Solaris with Windows 7 without Virtual Machine...like means there should be an option of dual boot means that i can select the operating system during booting and can work in ...
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How to find oracle database installation path on solaris 8?

I have a server that solaris 8 is on it. I want to connect to oracle's management system . I found this article getting started with oracle . To connect to management system I should enter ...
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Making gnome see xkb changes

This is on Oracle Linux 6.3, but I bet it applies to any Gnome based distros. I have edited /usr/share/X11/xkb/symbols/ru, to add a layout section: partial alphanumeric_keys xkb_symbols "stdwin" { ...
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Restricting a user to access only his own tables in Oracle SQL Developer

I am confused in the permission, privileges in the SQL Oracle Developer. The user created can access all the schema/user 's tables. I want to restrict specific user in the database to access (ALTER, ...
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What software do I need to query an Oracle database?

I know how to write queries, but haven't had to mess with the software before. I've been given a username, password, and an Oracle TNS string (the text, not a tnsnames.ora file). Nothing I've tried ...
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Oracle database client on OS X?

I am looking for a way to run the Oracle database client on a Mac. The server will be on a remote host. There used to be a Mac version of Oracle 10gR2 Client, but now I can't find it on Oracle's ...