Protecting archive log backups

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While creating profiles, you can enable protection for the archive log backups based on the archive log protection policy.

  1. Enter the following command: smo profile create -profileprofile [-profile-passwordprofile_password] -repository-dbnamerepo_dbname-hostrepo_host-portrepo_port-login-usernamerepo_username-database-dbnamedb_dbname-hostdb_host [-siddb_sid] [-login-usernamedb_username-passworddb_password-portdb_port] [-rman {-controlfile | {-login-usernamerman_username-passwordrman_password-tnsnamerman_tnsname} } ] -osaccountosaccount-osgrouposgroup [-retain [-hourly [-countn] [-durationm]] [-daily [-countn] [-durationm]] [-weekly [-countn] [-durationm]] [-monthly [-countn] [-durationm]]] [-commentcomment][-snapname-patternpattern][-protect [-protection-policypolicy_name]] [-summary-notification] [-notification [-success-emailemail_address1, email_address2-subjectsubject_pattern] [-failure-emailemail_address1, email_address2-subjectsubject_pattern]][-separate-archivelog-backups-retain-archivelog-backups-hourshours | -daysdays | -weeksweeks| -monthsmonths [-protect [-protection-policypolicy_name] | -noprotect] [-include-with-online-backups | -no-include-with-online-backups]] [-dump]

    If…​ Then…​

    You want to backup archive log backups separately and protect the archive log files

    Specify the following options:

    • -separate-archivelog-backups enables you to separate the archive log files from the data files.

    • -protect assigns a separate protection policy for the archive log archive log backups.

    • -protection-policy assigns the protection policy for the archive log backups.