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Changes in This Release for Backup and Recovery User's Guide

Part I Overview of Backup and Recovery

1 Introduction to Backup and Recovery

2 Getting Started with RMAN

Part II Starting and Configuring RMAN and Flashback Database

3 Recovery Manager Architecture

4 Starting and Interacting with the RMAN Client

5 Configuring the RMAN Environment

6 Configuring the RMAN Environment: Advanced Topics

7 Using Flashback Database and Restore Points

Part III Backing Up and Archiving Data

8 RMAN Backup Concepts

9 Backing Up the Database

10 Backing Up the Database: Advanced Topics

Part IV Managing RMAN Backups

11 Reporting on RMAN Operations

12 Maintaining RMAN Backups and Repository Records

13 Managing a Recovery Catalog

Part V Diagnosing and Responding to Failures

14 RMAN Data Repair Concepts

15 Diagnosing and Repairing Failures with Data Recovery Advisor

16 Validating Database Files and Backups

17 Performing Complete Database Recovery

18 Performing Flashback and Database Point-in-Time Recovery

19 Performing Block Media Recovery

20 Performing RMAN Recovery: Advanced Scenarios

21 Performing RMAN Tablespace Point-in-Time Recovery (TSPITR)

22 Recovering Tables and Table Partitions from RMAN Backups

Part VI Tuning and Troubleshooting

23 Tuning RMAN Performance

24 Troubleshooting RMAN Operations

Part VII Transferring Data with RMAN

25 Duplicating a Database

26 Duplicating a Database: Advanced Topics

27 Creating Transportable Tablespace Sets

28 Transporting Data Across Platforms

Part VIII Performing User-Managed Backup and Recovery

29 Making User-Managed Database Backups

30 Performing User-Managed Database Flashback and Recovery

31 Performing User-Managed Recovery: Advanced Scenarios