SAP for Oracle XML Instance Parameters

The following table describes the supported SAP for Oracle instance parameters.

Parameter Description of Parameter Values
appName Name of the application. In this case it would be 'SAP for Oracle'.
clientName Name of the client computer, as displayed in the CommCell Browser
instanceName Name of the Oracle instance
encryptionFlag Option to enable encryption.

Valid values are:

  • ENC_MEDIA_ONLY, to enable Media Only (MediaAgent Side) encryption
  • ENC_NETWORK_MEDIA, to enable Network and Media (Agent Side) encryption
  • ENC_NETWORK_ONLY, to enable Network Only (Agent Encrypts, MediaAgent Decrypts) encryption
  • ENC_NONE, no encryption
numberOfArchiveLogBackupStreams Number of archive log backup streams to be used
oracleHome The path for the Oracle application software.
sapDataPath The path for the SAP Data directory.
sapExeFolder The path for the SAP exe directory.
oracleUser/domainName (Windows only) Name of the domain server
oracleUser/password (Windows only) Name of the user that has administrator rights to administer the Oracle application. This is the account used by the user to log in to and use the application to run jobs.
oracleUser/userName (Unix only) Name of the user that has administrator rights to administer the Oracle application. This is the account used by the user to log in to and use the application to run jobs.
sqlConnect/userName The account with database administrator privileges to access the Oracle database (standard and recovery catalog databases) to use for the Connect String.
sqlConnect/domainName The specific name of the Oracle service.
sqlconnect/password The connect password.
networkAgents Number of Network Agents.
softwareCompression Option to enable compression on the Client or MediaAgent computer.

Valid values are:

  • ON_CLIENT, to enable software compression on the client.
  • ON_MEDIAAGENT, to enable software compression on the MediaAgent
  • USE_STORAGE_POLICY_SETTINGS, to use the software compression options defined on the storage policy
  • OFF, to disable software compression
throttleNetworkBandwidth Enhancing backup performance by reducing network bandwidth overhead.

Valid values are 2-2147483647.

commandLineStoragePolicy/storagePolicyName Name of the command line storage policy for the Oracle command line backup
logBackupStoragePolicy/storagePolicyName Name of the log storage policy for the Oracle log backup
deDuplicationOptions/generateSignature A component of deduplication performed on the client or MediaAgent computer.

Valid values are:

  • ON_CLIENT, to enable signature generation on the client
  • ON_MEDIA_AGENT, to enable signature generation on the MediaAgent
  • OFF, to disable the signature generation
dataArchiveGroup/storagePolicyName Name of the storage policy for the default subclient.
snapToTapeProxyToUseSource Enable or disable  using source if proxy is unreachable.

Valid values are:

  • true, use the source
  • false, do not use the source
allowMultipleDataReaders Allow multiple data reads for a single physical drive or mount point during backups on this subclient. Use this for specialized hardware such as RAID, or possibly in the case of spanned volumes.

Valid values are:

  • true, allow multiple reads
  • false, do not allow multiple reads
useSourceProxyUnavailable Use a separate proxy server to perform backup copy operations (for example, mounting the snapshot and copying the data to any media).

Valid values are:

  • true, use a separate proxy server
  • false, do not use a separate proxy server
isSnapBackupEnabled Enable or disable SnapProtect

Valid values are:

  • true, enable SnapProtect
  • false, disable SnapProtect
snapEngineName The engine to use for an SnapProtect backup.

Valid values are in Available Parameters.

snapToTapeEngineTouse/clientName The client name of the proxy for backup copy operations.
userGroupName The user group name
associatedUserGroupOperationType The operation to perform on the user group.

Valid values are:

  • 1 - overwrite
  • 2 - add
  • 3 - delete