1.7. Parameters and Persistent Settings for RMAN

Configuring persistent settings or parameters for RMAN is handled through the configuration settings for each target database. There are many RMAN settings that help automate or simplify using RMAN. Be familiar with where these settings are located and how to modify them for a particular database environment. These settings are stored in the target databases control file or the recovery catalog.

This section explains how to display and set configuration parameters for RMAN and demonstrates these features with examples. You will then walk through the new RMAN parameters in Oracle 10g.

Let's show how you can display the configuration for a particular RMAN session. This is a fairly straightforward ...

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