[thelist] Oracle Resources

Beau Hartshorne beau at hartshorne.ca
Mon Oct 6 22:43:32 CDT 2003

> As far as I know, you can download any of the Oracle versions 

Looks like you can download everything here:


Here's an excerpt from a comp.databases.oracle.server discussion:

what's the difference ?

personal oracle - oracle lite

As far as I remember,
Oracle lite doesn't let you export and import, so you can do cold
backups of your data but no exports !

Personal Oracle does allow exp and imp, but many of the 'full' options
are missing - partitioning, objects for example. (At least in PO 8.0.4

It's been a while since we looked at O Lite, but we found the inability
to imp/exp a major drawback and went for PO where required.
Oracle lite as far as I remember only supports java stored procedures..
meant to havea very small footprint for PDAs and possibly embedded

Let us know if anyone gets this working!


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