Monthly Archives: January 2010

Disabling and Enabling Oracle Scheduled Jobs in sqlplus when your GUI is Unavailable!

The first thing you need to know is what jobs are scheduled and enabled. To do this we simply query the dba_scheduler_jobs view as follows: Now we know what jobs are present and enabled/ disabled we can use the DBMS_SCHEDULER … Continue reading

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Restoring Mozilla Thunderbird email, changing your Outlook

Thunderbird is quiet a nice little app, just about all you want from a mail client and no more. The no more part is good because it keeps it fast. MS Outlook, Microsoft’s “killer app” is a very decent client … Continue reading

Posted in Backup and Recovery, Desktop, Linux