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Oracle9i Database Master Glossary: C
(Release 9.0.1; includes Windows books)

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Glossary Definitions

C

CA CB CD CE CG CH CI CL CM CO CP CR CS CU CY

cache (Performance Guide and Reference; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Net Services Administrator's Guide; search in this book

cache coherency (Real Application Clusters Administration; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Real Application Clusters Concepts; search in this book

cache convert waits (Real Application Clusters Deployment and Performance; search in this book

Cache Fusion (Real Application Clusters Administration; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Real Application Clusters Concepts; search in this book
    [definition #3] (Real Application Clusters Deployment and Performance; search in this book

cache open waits (Real Application Clusters Deployment and Performance; search in this book

cache recovery (Backup and Recovery Concepts; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Performance Guide and Reference; search in this book

call (Real Application Clusters Concepts; search in this book

Call Memory (Java Developer's Guide; search in this book

callback (Application Developer's Guide - XML; search in this book

cancel-based recovery (Backup and Recovery Concepts; search in this book

Capacity Planner (Oracle Enterprise Manager Concepts Guide; search in this book

cardinality (Oracle Enterprise Manager Database Tuning with the Oracle Tuning Pack; search in this book

Cartesian coordinate system (Spatial User's Guide and Reference; search in this book

Cartesian product (Performance Guide and Reference; search in this book

cartridge (Application Developer's Guide - XML; search in this book

case conversion (Globalization Support Guide; search in this book

catalog (Syndication Server User's and Administrator's Guide; search in this book

category (Oracle Enterprise Manager Database Tuning with the Oracle Tuning Pack; search in this book

CBO (Performance Guide and Reference; search in this book

CDATA (Application Developer's Guide - XML; search in this book

CDF (Application Developer's Guide - XML; search in this book

CDS (Net Services Administrator's Guide; search in this book

cell (OLAP Services Developer's Guide to the OLAP DML; search in this book

Cell Directory Services (CDS) (Net Services Administrator's Guide; search in this book

central administration (Net Services Administrator's Guide; search in this book

central directory (Internet Directory Administrator's Guide; search in this book

central master registry (Dynamic Services User's and Administrator's Guide; search in this book

central processing unit (Real Application Clusters Concepts; search in this book

certificate (Advanced Security Administrator's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Internet Directory Administrator's Guide; search in this book

Certificate Authority (Network, Directory, and Security Guide for Windows; search in this book

certificate authority (Advanced Security Administrator's Guide; search in this book

certificate authority (CA) (Internet Directory Administrator's Guide; search in this book

certificate chain (Advanced Security Administrator's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Internet Directory Administrator's Guide; search in this book

CGI (Application Developer's Guide - XML; search in this book

CGI script (SQL*Plus User's Guide and Reference; search in this book

CGS (Real Application Clusters Concepts; search in this book

chained rows (Oracle Enterprise Manager Database Tuning with the Oracle Tuning Pack; search in this book

change logs (Internet Directory Administrator's Guide; search in this book

Change Management Pack (Oracle Enterprise Manager Concepts Guide; search in this book

change vector (Backup and Recovery Concepts; search in this book

change-based recovery (Backup and Recovery Concepts; search in this book

channel (Backup and Recovery Concepts; search in this book

channel limits (Backup and Recovery Concepts; search in this book

CHAR datatype (SQL*Plus User's Guide and Reference; search in this book

character (Globalization Support Guide; search in this book
    [definition #2] (SQL*Plus User's Guide and Reference; search in this book

character classification (Globalization Support Guide; search in this book

character code (Globalization Support Guide; search in this book

character data (CDATA) (Application Developer's Guide - XML; search in this book

character encoding scheme (Globalization Support Guide; search in this book

Character Large Object (CLOB) (Application Developer's Guide - XML; search in this book

character semantics (Concepts; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Globalization Support Guide; search in this book

character set (Globalization Support Guide; search in this book

character string (Globalization Support Guide; search in this book
    [definition #2] (SQL*Plus User's Guide and Reference; search in this book

CHECK constraints (Concepts; search in this book

checkpoint (Backup and Recovery Concepts; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Real Application Clusters Concepts; search in this book

checksum (Backup and Recovery Concepts; search in this book

checksumming (Advanced Security Administrator's Guide; search in this book

child (Data Warehousing Guide; search in this book
    [definition #2] (OLAP Services Developer's Guide to the OLAP DML; search in this book

child destination (Data Guard Concepts and Administration; search in this book

child element (Application Developer's Guide - XML; search in this book

child workspace (Application Developer's Guide - Workspace Manager; search in this book

choose (Oracle Enterprise Manager Database Tuning with the Oracle Tuning Pack; search in this book

Cipher Block Chaining (CBC) (Advanced Security Administrator's Guide; search in this book

cipher suite (Advanced Security Administrator's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Internet Directory Administrator's Guide; search in this book

cipher suite name (Advanced Security Administrator's Guide; search in this book

ciphertext (Advanced Security Administrator's Guide; search in this book

circular reuse records (Backup and Recovery Concepts; search in this book

class (Oracle Enterprise Manager Database Tuning with the Oracle Tuning Pack; search in this book

Class Generator (Application Developer's Guide - XML; search in this book

CLASSPATH (Application Developer's Guide - XML; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Java Developer's Guide; search in this book

clause (SQL*Plus User's Guide and Reference; search in this book

clean shutdown (Backup and Recovery Concepts; search in this book

cleansing (Data Warehousing Guide; search in this book

cleartext (Advanced Security Administrator's Guide; search in this book

client (Concepts; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Legato Storage Manager Administrator's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #3] (Net Services Administrator's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #4] (Oracle Enterprise Manager Concepts Guide; search in this book
    [definition #5] (SQL*Plus User's Guide and Reference; search in this book

client character set (Globalization Support Guide; search in this book

client index (Legato Storage Manager Administrator's Guide; search in this book

client load balancing (Net Services Administrator's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Real Application Clusters Installation and Configuration; search in this book

Client Load Balancing Cluster (Real Application Clusters Concepts; search in this book

client profile (Net Services Administrator's Guide; search in this book

client-server (Application Developer's Guide - XML; search in this book

client/server architecture (Concepts; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Net Services Administrator's Guide; search in this book

CLOB (Application Developer's Guide - XML; search in this book

CLOB datatype (SQL*Plus User's Guide and Reference; search in this book

closed backup (Backup and Recovery Concepts; search in this book

closed database (Backup and Recovery Concepts; search in this book

cluster (Concepts; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Real Application Clusters Administration; search in this book
    [definition #3] (Real Application Clusters Concepts; search in this book
    [definition #4] (Real Application Clusters Deployment and Performance; search in this book
    [definition #5] (Real Application Clusters Installation and Configuration; search in this book

cluster database (Real Application Clusters Concepts; search in this book

cluster group services (CGS) (Real Application Clusters Concepts; search in this book

Cluster Manager (CM) (Real Application Clusters Administration; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Real Application Clusters Concepts; search in this book
    [definition #3] (Real Application Clusters Deployment and Performance; search in this book
    [definition #4] (Real Application Clusters Installation and Configuration; search in this book

CM (Real Application Clusters Administration; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Real Application Clusters Concepts; search in this book

cman.ora file (Net Services Administrator's Guide; search in this book

CMON process (Net Services Administrator's Guide; search in this book

coded character set (Globalization Support Guide; search in this book

cold backup (Backup and Recovery Concepts; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Internet Directory Administrator's Guide; search in this book

collation (Globalization Support Guide; search in this book

collection (Oracle Enterprise Manager Database Tuning with the Oracle Tuning Pack; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Syndication Server User's and Administrator's Guide; search in this book

collection class (Oracle Enterprise Manager Database Tuning with the Oracle Tuning Pack; search in this book

column (Concepts; search in this book
    [definition #2] (SQL*Plus User's Guide and Reference; search in this book

column cardinality (Oracle Enterprise Manager Database Tuning with the Oracle Tuning Pack; search in this book

column expression (SQL*Plus User's Guide and Reference; search in this book

column heading (SQL*Plus User's Guide and Reference; search in this book

COM/COM+ (Getting Started for Windows; search in this book

combining character (Globalization Support Guide; search in this book

command (OLAP Services Developer's Guide to the OLAP DML; search in this book
    [definition #2] (SQL*Plus User's Guide and Reference; search in this book

command file (Backup and Recovery Concepts; search in this book
    [definition #2] (iSQL*Plus User?s Guide and Reference; search in this book

command line (Application Developer's Guide - XML; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Legato Storage Manager Administrator's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #3] (SQL*Plus User's Guide and Reference; search in this book

command prompt (SQL*Plus User's Guide and Reference; search in this book

comment (SQL*Plus User's Guide and Reference; search in this book

commit (Concepts; search in this book
    [definition #2] (SQL*Plus User's Guide and Reference; search in this book

Common Gateway Interface (SQL*Plus User's Guide and Reference; search in this book

Common Gateway Interface (CGI) (Application Developer's Guide - XML; search in this book

Common Object Request Broker API (CORBA) (Application Developer's Guide - XML; search in this book

Common Object Request Broker Architecture (Getting Started for Windows; search in this book

Common Object Request Broker Architecture (CORBA) (Network, Directory, and Security Guide for Windows; search in this book

Common Oracle Runtime Environment (CORE) (Application Developer's Guide - XML; search in this book

Common Warehouse Metadata (CWM) (Data Warehousing Guide; search in this book

compact view (Oracle Enterprise Manager Database Tuning with the Oracle Tuning Pack; search in this book

Compare Database Objects (Oracle Enterprise Manager Concepts Guide; search in this book

compilable object (OLAP Services Developer's Guide to the OLAP DML; search in this book

complete recovery (Backup and Recovery Concepts; search in this book

Component Object Model (COM) (COM Automation Feature Developer's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Provider for OLE DB Developer's Guide; search in this book

component object model (COM) (Developer's Guide for Microsoft Transaction Server; search in this book

composite (OLAP Services Developer's Guide to the OLAP DML; search in this book

composite character (Globalization Support Guide; search in this book

composite character sequence (Globalization Support Guide; search in this book

compound query (Performance Guide and Reference; search in this book

compound service package (Dynamic Services User's and Administrator's Guide; search in this book

comprehensive tuning session (Oracle Enterprise Manager Database Tuning with the Oracle Tuning Pack; search in this book

compression (Backup and Recovery Concepts; search in this book

computation (SQL*Plus User's Guide and Reference; search in this book

computed column (SQL*Plus User's Guide and Reference; search in this book

concurrency (Concepts; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Internet Directory Administrator's Guide; search in this book

concurrent clients (Internet Directory Administrator's Guide; search in this book

concurrent operations (Internet Directory Administrator's Guide; search in this book

confidentiality (Advanced Security Administrator's Guide; search in this book

configset (Internet Directory Administrator's Guide; search in this book

configuration (SQL*Plus User's Guide and Reference; search in this book

configuration files (Net Services Administrator's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #2] (SQL*Plus User's Guide and Reference; search in this book

configuration object (Data Guard Broker; search in this book

configuration set entry (Internet Directory Administrator's Guide; search in this book

conflicts (Application Developer's Guide - Workspace Manager; search in this book

conjoint dimension (OLAP Services Developer's Guide to the OLAP DML; search in this book

connect (SQL*Plus User's Guide and Reference; search in this book

connect data (Net Services Administrator's Guide; search in this book

connect descriptor (Net Services Administrator's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Network, Directory, and Security Guide for Windows; search in this book
    [definition #3] (Real Application Clusters Administration; search in this book
    [definition #4] (Real Application Clusters Installation and Configuration; search in this book

connect identifier (Net Services Administrator's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Network, Directory, and Security Guide for Windows; search in this book
    [definition #3] (Real Application Clusters Installation and Configuration; search in this book
    [definition #4] (SQL*Plus User's Guide and Reference; search in this book

connect string (Administrator's Guide for Windows; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Net Services Administrator's Guide; search in this book

connect-time failover (Net Services Administrator's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Real Application Clusters Administration; search in this book
    [definition #3] (Real Application Clusters Concepts; search in this book
    [definition #4] (Real Application Clusters Deployment and Performance; search in this book
    [definition #5] (Real Application Clusters Installation and Configuration; search in this book

connected directory (Internet Directory Administrator's Guide; search in this book

connection (Concepts; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Net Services Administrator's Guide; search in this book

connection load balancing (Net Services Administrator's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Real Application Clusters Administration; search in this book
    [definition #3] (Real Application Clusters Deployment and Performance; search in this book
    [definition #4] (Real Application Clusters Installation and Configuration; search in this book

connection pooling (Net Services Administrator's Guide; search in this book

connection request (Net Services Administrator's Guide; search in this book

consistent backup (Backup and Recovery Concepts; search in this book

consistent gets (Real Application Clusters Deployment and Performance; search in this book

consistent read (Real Application Clusters Deployment and Performance; search in this book

consistent read (CR) (Real Application Clusters Concepts; search in this book

Console (Oracle Enterprise Manager Concepts Guide; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Real Application Clusters Administration; search in this book
    [definition #3] (Real Application Clusters Deployment and Performance; search in this book
    [definition #4] (Real Application Clusters Installation and Configuration; search in this book

Console Launched Standalone (Oracle Enterprise Manager Concepts Guide; search in this book

consumer (Internet Directory Administrator's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Provider for OLE DB Developer's Guide; search in this book

contain (Spatial User's Guide and Reference; search in this book

content provider (Syndication Server User's and Administrator's Guide; search in this book

contention (Performance Guide and Reference; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Internet Directory Administrator's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #3] (Real Application Clusters Administration; search in this book
    [definition #4] (Real Application Clusters Concepts; search in this book

context prefix (Internet Directory Administrator's Guide; search in this book

Context Switch (Java Developer's Guide; search in this book

continuation character (OLAP Services Developer's Guide to the OLAP DML; search in this book

control file (Backup and Recovery Concepts; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Concepts; search in this book
    [definition #3] (Administrator's Guide for Windows; search in this book
    [definition #4] (Real Application Clusters Administration; search in this book
    [definition #5] (Real Application Clusters Deployment and Performance; search in this book
    [definition #6] (Real Application Clusters Installation and Configuration; search in this book
    [definition #7] (SNMP Support Reference Guide; search in this book

control file autobackup (Backup and Recovery Concepts; search in this book

control file voting results record (CFVRR) (Real Application Clusters Concepts; search in this book

control files (Getting Started for Windows; search in this book

convex hull (Spatial User's Guide and Reference; search in this book

cooked partition (Real Application Clusters Concepts; search in this book

Cooperative Multitasking (Java Developer's Guide; search in this book

coordinate (Spatial User's Guide and Reference; search in this book

coordinate system (Spatial User's Guide and Reference; search in this book

copy (Backup and Recovery Concepts; search in this book

CORBA (Advanced Security Administrator's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Application Developer's Guide - XML; search in this book
    [definition #3] (Getting Started for Windows; search in this book
    [definition #4] (Java Developer's Guide; search in this book

Core Class Libraries (Java Developer's Guide; search in this book

corrupt block (Backup and Recovery Concepts; search in this book

corrupt datafile (Backup and Recovery Concepts; search in this book

cost-based optimization for response time (Oracle Enterprise Manager Database Tuning with the Oracle Tuning Pack; search in this book

cost-based optimization for throughput (Oracle Enterprise Manager Database Tuning with the Oracle Tuning Pack; search in this book

cover (Spatial User's Guide and Reference; search in this book

CPU (Real Application Clusters Concepts; search in this book

CR (Real Application Clusters Administration; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Real Application Clusters Concepts; search in this book

CR blocks received per transaction (Real Application Clusters Deployment and Performance; search in this book

cr request retry (Real Application Clusters Deployment and Performance; search in this book

crash recovery (Backup and Recovery Concepts; search in this book

Create Baseline (Oracle Enterprise Manager Concepts Guide; search in this book

credentials (Network, Directory, and Security Guide for Windows; search in this book

cross product (Data Warehousing Guide; search in this book

crosscheck (Backup and Recovery Concepts; search in this book

cryptography (Advanced Security Administrator's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Internet Directory Administrator's Guide; search in this book

CSS (Application Developer's Guide - XML; search in this book

Cube Viewer (Oracle Enterprise Manager Concepts Guide; search in this book

cumulative incremental backup (Backup and Recovery Concepts; search in this book

current analytic workspace (OLAP Services Developer's Guide to the OLAP DML; search in this book

current control file (Backup and Recovery Concepts; search in this book

current datafile (Backup and Recovery Concepts; search in this book

current line (SQL*Plus User's Guide and Reference; search in this book

current online redo log (Backup and Recovery Concepts; search in this book

current outfile (OLAP Services Developer's Guide to the OLAP DML; search in this book

current version (Application Developer's Guide - Workspace Manager; search in this book

cursor (Oracle Enterprise Manager Database Tuning with the Oracle Tuning Pack; search in this book

customer query (Real Application Clusters Concepts; search in this book

Customized (Real Application Clusters Installation and Configuration; search in this book

cycle (Oracle Enterprise Manager Database Tuning with the Oracle Tuning Pack; search in this book