The text in this reference adheres to the following conventions:
Calls attention to RMAN keywords, SQL keywords, column headings in tables and views, and initialization parameters.
Calls attention to variable text in RMAN examples.
Calls attention to RMAN or SQL placeholders, that is, text that should not be entered as-is but represents a value to be entered by the user.
See Also:Chapter 1, "About RMAN Commands" for more information about RMAN conventions