Archive for April, 2010

An improved OakTable web site

Today the new OakTable web site,, has been published: many thanks to Kurt Van Meerbeeck (that I’m told worked the most on the site), James Morle and Marco Gralike! I really like (besides the light and modern look) the aggregator of the OakTable members’ blogs –...
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Xtrace: an Oracle session trace browser (introduction)

Xtrace is a graphical tool that can navigate Oracle trace files, manipulate them, and optionally get them back as a text file. It actually makes (much) more, but in this first post we are going to focus on its basic browsing capabilities. Let’s see the tool in action on the trace file produced...
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