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Recover a single table using RMAN

Oracle Database Tips by Donald BurlesonMay 17, 2016

Question: What do I do to recover a single table using RMAN?  I want to restore only one table and I do not want a complete recovery.  How do I recover a singe table with RMAN.

Answer:  You cannot recover a single table using RMAN directly, but you need to restore into a TEST database and then use export (data pump expdp) to extract the single table.  After a RMAN restore into a TEST database you can also create a database link and copy the table into the target database using CTAS.

See here, how to restore a tablespace using RMAN.

With RMAN you can individually backup tablespaces, or you can backup individual datafiles.  If the table reside by itself in a tablespace then you can restore the table using RMAN.


MOSC - How to Recover From a DROP / TRUNCATE / DELETE TABLE with RMAN [ID 223543.1]

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