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Chris Saxon

Thanks for the question, satya.

Asked: November 14, 2022 - 1:42 pm UTC

Last updated: November 14, 2022 - 1:58 pm UTC

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I was deleting some dump file inside oracle user, accidentally I hit rm -rf /* , then permission denied error came, after that i am unable to login db, all db's property file deleted, now i am login to oracle user its coming link -bash-4.2$. inside oracle home only trace file is there other's are deleted, please help me to recover.

and Chris said...

You'll need to restore the files from backup!

This is a big topic. Exactly how you recover depends on what kind of backup you have and what was lost. The backup and recovery guide goes into this in detail:

https://docs.oracle.com/en/database/oracle/oracle-database/19/bradv/index.html

Ideally, the DBA for the database will be able to help you with this.

If you've got NO backup... then the data's lost :(

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