We backup a 4-node Linux RAC 10G-R2 without any problems.
TSM BA client and API as well as TDP for Oracle was installed on
Backups are triggered by RMAN and work fine.
I would be glad to answer any further questions you have.
Von: ADSM: Dist Stor Manager [mailto:ADSM-L AT VM.MARIST DOT EDU] Im Auftrag
von Alexander Verkooijen
Gesendet: Dienstag, 24. April 2007 07:41
An: ADSM-L AT VM.MARIST DOT EDU
Betreff: Re: [ADSM-L] RAC backups
I spent the last two months installing TSM
on a two node RAC cluster (Linux, not AIX).
It was a very unpleasant experience.
There is very little documentation (at least
that I could find). I can back up now and a few
weeks ago I had to restore a corrupt datafile.
For some reason it took RMAN hours and I had to
copy archived logs manually from one node to
another node but in the end the datafile was
There is one advise I can give you: Make sure
your archived logs (if you're running your
database in archive log mode) are on some
kind of shared storage like ASM so all the
nodes can access them.
On Monday 23 April 2007 16:18, Thomas, Matthew wrote:
> Does anyone have any guidance on using TSM scheduled TDP backups with
> Oracle RAC multi-node grids?
> We're due to implement a 4-way RAC cluster (on AIX) and ultimately we'll
> need the database(s) to be backed up and restored via any of the 4 nodes in
> the grid.
> Any advice would be appreciated.
> Matt Thomas
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