Veritas NetBackup™ for Oracle Administrator's Guide
- NetBackup for Oracle QuickStart
- Installing NetBackup for Oracle
- About linking Oracle RMAN with NetBackup for UNIX
- Linking Oracle RMAN with NetBackup on UNIX platforms
- Oracle policy configuration
- Preparing for NetBackup for Oracle configuration
- Instance management for an Oracle Intelligent Policy
- About Oracle Intelligent Policies (OIP)
- About script- or template-based Oracle policies
- About adding backup selections to an Oracle policy
- About configuring the run-time environment
- About creating templates and shell scripts
- About creating RMAN scripts manually
- Performing backups and restores of Oracle
- About NetBackup for Oracle backups
- About NetBackup for Oracle restores
- Redirecting a restore to a different client
- Using NetBackup for Oracle in a Microsoft Windows cluster environment
- Guided Recovery
- Troubleshooting Guided Recovery
- NetBackup for Oracle with Snapshot Client
- About NetBackup for Oracle with Snapshot Client
- How NetBackup for Oracle with Snapshot Client works
- About configuring Snapshot Client with NetBackup for Oracle
- Restoring NetBackup for Oracle from a snapshot backup
- About NetBackup for Oracle restores of volumes and file systems using snapshot rollback
- About configuring NetBackup for Oracle block-level incremental backups on UNIX
- About Snapshot Client effects
- About Oracle support for Replication Director
- Troubleshooting RMAN backup or restore errors
- Appendix A. Real Application Clusters
- Appendix B. Best practices for protecting Oracle RAC with NetBackup
- Appendix C. Deduplication best practices
- Appendix D. Snapshot Client support of SFRAC
- Appendix E. Script-based block-level incremental (BLI) backups without RMAN on UNIX and Linux systems
- Verifying installation requirements for BLI backups without RMAN
- Creating NetBackup policies for script-based BLI backup
- Creating notify scripts for BLI backups
- Performing backups and restores
- About troubleshooting backup or restore errors
- Appendix F. XML Archiver
- NetBackup for Oracle XML export and XML import
- About XML export templates and shell scripts
- Performing an XML export archive
- Restoring an XML export archive
- About redirecting a restore of an XML export archive to a different client
- Troubleshooting XML export or XML import errors
- Appendix G. Register authorized locations
About instance actions
The Actions menu contains several operations that you can perform on the instances in the repository. Another way to perform these actions is to highlight the desired instance or instance group, then right-click and select the operation from the shortcut menu.
Table: Instance actions describes the actions or operations that you can perform on Oracle database instances.
Table: Instance actions
To create a new instance, select New Instance dialog box appears. Enter the instance properties (instance name, host, ORACLE_HOME, and credentials).. A
New Instance Group
To create a new instance group, select New Instance Group dialog box appears.. A
To display instance or instance group properties, highlight the desired item. Then select Edit Instance appears where you change the instance properties (instance name, host, ORACLE_HOME, override default TNS_admin path, and credentials).. The
To register an instance, highlight the instance, then select Register Instance dialog box appears. Change credentials for the selected item.. The
To delete an instance or an instance group from the instances repository list, highlight the item to be deleted, then select.
You cannot delete an instance or an instance group that is part of a policy. First, use the Instances and Databases tab to delete the instance from the policy. Then, in the instances repository list, highlight the instance to be deleted, then select .
To automatically register newly discovered instances as part of an instance group, highlightin the left pane, then select .
Clean up instances
This option lets you configure NetBackup to automatically clear orphaned instances from instance management. Orphaned instances are the databases that were discovered at one time but were never registered.
To enable instance cleanup, select. Next, select how often ( ) that you want NetBackup to perform instance cleanup.
If instance cleanup is enabled and auto registration activated, cleaned up instances may be rediscovered and added to the auto registration group.