Comp.databases.oracle.server is a newsgroup to discuss Oracle server and database administration subjects. Any topic which is especially of interest to those performing database or system administration duties is welcome in this group. Discussions of software and applications designed to aid in database administration should be carried in this group.
The following list is a sample of topics which are included in this news group:
- Oracle database or server installation
- Database creation and development
- Database administration, tuning, monitoring
- Techniques for more efficient access
- Importing and Exporting data
- Tools and applications designed to aid in database administration.
Comp.databases.oracle.tools is a news group provided for discussion of software applications and tools available from Oracle Corporation, or designed to work with Oracle applications. Developers of end-user applications will find this newsgroup most useful.
This group includes but is not limited to articles discussing applications and topics such as the following:
Due to the wide variety of applications which are discussed in this group, each article title should begin with the application it involves (examples: Forms 4.5: Reports 2.5: SQL*Plus: etc.) Do not use general titles such as "A simple question".
Comp.databases.oracle.marketplace is a news group provided for commercially oriented topics of interest to people using Oracle software. This group includes but is not limited to articles covering the following topics:
- jobs available
- positions wanted
- services offered
- software or hardware wanted or available for sale
- books and other literature available
- announcements of new open source or commercial products
- general announcements such as beta tests
Posting jobs available to any other comp.databases.oracle.* newsgroups should be avoided.
Comp.databases.oracle.misc is a news group where topics generally related to the use of software from Oracle Corporation may be posted. This group provides a forum for topics which do not fall within any of the more specific comp.databases.oracle subgroups.
This news group is not intended as a marketplace where employment advertisements or commercial announcements may be posted. These should be directed to comp.databases.oracle.marketplace.