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purpose to make DB hang

Postby baseballGuy » Tue Dec 18, 2012 4:49 pm

Hi Tim,

I need to write some use cases and one of them is how to resolve the situation when DB is hung. any suggestions of how to make DB hung?
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Re: purpose to make DB hang

Postby Tim... » Tue Dec 18, 2012 8:32 pm

Hi.

- Turn the database into archivelog mode.
- Set the archivelog destination to a file system with very little free space, but not an important OS one!
- Wait for the archivelogs to fill the remaining space.
- Database will hang.

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