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Oracle9i Database Master Glossary: D
(Release 2 (9.2))

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Glossary Definitions

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

data block (Concepts; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Backup and Recovery Concepts; search in this book

data block address (DBA) (Backup and Recovery Concepts; search in this book

data block number (Backup and Recovery Concepts; search in this book

data consistency (Concepts; search in this book

Data Control Language (DCL) (SQL*Plus User's Guide and Reference; search in this book

Data Definition Language (DDL) (SQL*Plus User's Guide and Reference; search in this book

Data Definition Statements (DDL) (Database Tuning with the Oracle Tuning Pack; search in this book

data dictionary (Concepts; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Administrator's Guide for Windows; search in this book
    [definition #3] (Advanced Security Administrator's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #4] (Database Tuning with the Oracle Tuning Pack; search in this book
    [definition #5] (Getting Started for Windows; search in this book
    [definition #6] (Security and Network Integration Guide for Windows; search in this book
    [definition #7] (Spatial User's Guide and Reference; search in this book
    [definition #8] (SQL*Plus User's Guide and Reference; search in this book

Data Encryption Standard (DES) (Advanced Security Administrator's Guide; search in this book

data file (Concepts; search in this book

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

Data Guard configuration (Data Guard Broker; search in this book

Data Guard environment (Data Guard Broker; search in this book

Data Guard Manager (Enterprise Manager Concepts Guide; search in this book

data integrity (Concepts; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Internet Directory Administrator's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #3] (Internet Directory Application Developer's Guide; search in this book

data loss (Data Guard Concepts and Administration; search in this book

data manipulation language (Services for Microsoft Transaction Server Developer's Guide; search in this book

Data Manipulation Language (DML) (SQL*Plus User's Guide and Reference; search in this book

Data Manipulation Statements (DML) (Database Tuning with the Oracle Tuning Pack; search in this book

data mart (Data Warehousing Guide; search in this book

data mining (Data Mining Concepts; search in this book

data mining server (DMS) (Data Mining Concepts; search in this book

data packet (Net Services Administrator's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Net Services Reference Guide; search in this book

data scanning (Globalization Support Guide; search in this book

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

data segment (Concepts; search in this book

data source (Data Warehousing Guide; search in this book

Data Warehouse (Real Application Clusters Setup and Configuration; search in this book

data warehouse (Data Warehousing Guide; search in this book

Data Warehousing (Database Tuning with the Oracle Tuning Pack; search in this book

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

Database Access Descriptor (DAD) (XML Database Developer's Guide - Oracle XML DB; search in this book
    [definition #2] (XML Developer's Kits Guide - XDK; search in this book

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

database administrator (DBA) (Net Services Administrator's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Net Services Reference Guide; search in this book
    [definition #3] (SQL*Plus User's Guide and Reference; search in this book

database alias (Advanced Security Administrator's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Security and Network Integration Guide for Windows; search in this book

database buffer (Concepts; search in this book

database buffer cache (Concepts; search in this book

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

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

Database Configuration Assistant (Net Services Administrator's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Net Services Reference Guide; search in this book

Database Configuration Assistant (DBCA) (Real Application Clusters Administration; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Real Application Clusters Concepts; search in this book
    [definition #3] (Real Application Clusters Setup and Configuration; search in this book

database event publication framework (Application Developer's Guide - Fundamentals; search in this book

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

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

database instance failure (SQL*Plus User's Guide and Reference; search in this book

database link (Concepts; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Advanced Security Administrator's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #3] (Net Services Administrator's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #4] (Net Services Reference Guide; search in this book
    [definition #5] (SQL*Plus User's Guide and Reference; search in this book

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

database object (Database Tuning with the Oracle Tuning Pack; search in this book
    [definition #2] (SQL*Plus User's Guide and Reference; search in this book

database password verifier (Advanced Security Administrator's Guide; search in this book

database point-in-time recovery (DBPITR) (Backup and Recovery Concepts; search in this book

database resource object (Data Guard Broker; search in this book

Database Search (Enterprise Manager Concepts Guide; search in this book

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

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

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

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

database tuning (Database Tuning with the Oracle Tuning Pack; search in this book

Database Upgrade Assistant (DUA) (Real Application Clusters Setup and Configuration; search in this book

Database User (Enterprise Manager Concepts Guide; search in this book

database writer process (DBWn) (Concepts; search in this book

datafile (Backup and Recovery Concepts; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Data Guard Concepts and Administration; search in this book

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

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

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

datafile media recovery (Backup and Recovery Concepts; search in this book

datagram (XML Database Developer's Guide - Oracle XML DB; search in this book
    [definition #2] (XML Developer's Kits Guide - XDK; search in this book

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

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

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

DB Alter (Enterprise Manager Concepts Guide; search in this book

db block changes (Real Application Clusters Deployment and Performance; search in this book

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

DB Propagate (Enterprise Manager Concepts Guide; search in this book

DB Quick Change (Enterprise Manager Concepts Guide; search in this book

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

DBA_DATA_FILES (SNMP Support Reference Guide; search in this book

DBA_FREE_SPACE (SNMP Support Reference Guide; search in this book

DBA_TABLESPACES (SNMP Support Reference Guide; search in this book

DBCA (Real Application Clusters Concepts; search in this book

DBID (Backup and Recovery Concepts; search in this book

DBTZ (Concepts; search in this book

DBURITYPE (XML Database Developer's Guide - Oracle XML DB; search in this book
    [definition #2] (XML Developer's Kits Guide - XDK; search in this book

DBWR cross-instance writes (Real Application Clusters Deployment and Performance; search in this book

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

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

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

Deadlock (Java Developer's Guide; search in this book

decentralized administration (Net Services Administrator's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Net Services Reference Guide; search in this book

Decision Support System (DSS) (Database Tuning with the Oracle Tuning Pack; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Real Application Clusters Concepts; search in this book

decision support system (DSS) (Real Application Clusters Administration; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Real Application Clusters Deployment and Performance; search in this book

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

decryption (Advanced Security Administrator's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Internet Directory Administrator's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #3] (Internet Directory Application Developer's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #4] (Security and Network Integration Guide for Windows; search in this book

dedicated server (Concepts; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Net Services Administrator's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #3] (Net Services Reference Guide; 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 Setup and Configuration; search in this book

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

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

default domain (Client Installation Guide for 32-Bit Windows; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Installation Guide for 32-Bit Windows; search in this book
    [definition #3] (Net Services Administrator's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #4] (Net Services Reference Guide; search in this book

default file system directory (Backup and Recovery Concepts; search in this book

default knowledge reference (Internet Directory Administrator's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Internet Directory Application Developer's Guide; search in this book

default rules (Database Tuning with the Oracle Tuning Pack; search in this book

default state (Data Guard Broker; search in this book

default subscriber (Internet Directory Administrator's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Internet Directory Application Developer's Guide; search in this book

degree of cardinality (Data Warehousing Guide; search in this book

degree of parallelism (Database Tuning with the Oracle Tuning Pack; search in this book

degree of parallelism (DOP) (Real Application Clusters Deployment and Performance; search in this book

delegated administration (Net Services Administrator's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Net Services Reference Guide; search in this book

Delegated Administration Service (Internet Directory Administrator's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Internet Directory Application Developer's Guide; search in this book

delegated administrative region (Net Services Administrator's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Net Services Reference Guide; search in this book

delegated administrator (Internet Directory Administrator's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Internet Directory Application Developer's Guide; search in this book

denormalize (Data Warehousing Guide; search in this book

derived fact (or measure) (Data Warehousing Guide; search in this book

DES (Advanced Security Administrator's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Internet Directory Administrator's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #3] (Internet Directory Application Developer's Guide; search in this book

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

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

destinations (Data Guard Concepts and Administration; search in this book

detail (Data Warehousing Guide; search in this book

detail table (Data Warehousing Guide; search in this book

DFS Lock Handles (Real Application Clusters Deployment and Performance; search in this book

diacritic (Globalization Support Guide; search in this book

diagnosability daemon (Real Application Clusters Concepts; search in this book

Diagnostics Pack (Enterprise Manager Concepts Guide; search in this book

DIB (Internet Directory Administrator's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Internet Directory Application Developer's Guide; search in this book

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

dictionary cache (Performance Tuning Guide and Reference; search in this book

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

Diffie-Hellman key negotiation algorithm (Advanced Security Administrator's Guide; search in this book

digital certificates (Security and Network Integration Guide for Windows; search in this book

digital signature (Advanced Security Administrator's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Security and Network Integration Guide for Windows; search in this book

dimension (Data Warehousing Guide; search in this book

dimension table (Data Warehousing Guide; search in this book

dimension value (Data Warehousing Guide; search in this book

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

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

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

directory information base (DIB) (Internet Directory Administrator's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Internet Directory Application Developer's Guide; search in this book

Directory Information Tree (DIT) (Client Installation Guide for 32-Bit Windows; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Installation Guide for 32-Bit Windows; search in this book

directory information tree (DIT) (Advanced Security Administrator's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Internet Directory Administrator's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #3] (Internet Directory Application Developer's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #4] (Net Services Administrator's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #5] (Net Services Reference Guide; search in this book

directory integration agent (Internet Directory Administrator's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Internet Directory Application Developer's Guide; search in this book

directory integration profile (Internet Directory Administrator's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Internet Directory Application Developer's Guide; search in this book

directory integration server (Internet Directory Administrator's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Internet Directory Application Developer's Guide; search in this book

Directory Manager (Enterprise Manager Concepts Guide; search in this book

directory naming (Client Installation Guide for 32-Bit Windows; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Installation Guide for 32-Bit Windows; search in this book
    [definition #3] (Net Services Administrator's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #4] (Net Services Reference Guide; search in this book

directory naming context (Advanced Security Administrator's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Client Installation Guide for 32-Bit Windows; search in this book
    [definition #3] (Installation Guide for 32-Bit Windows; search in this book
    [definition #4] (Internet Directory Administrator's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #5] (Internet Directory Application Developer's Guide; search in this book

Directory Provisioning Profile (Internet Directory Application Developer's Guide; search in this book

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

directory replication group (DRG) (Internet Directory Administrator's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Internet Directory Application Developer's Guide; search in this book

directory server (Client Installation Guide for 32-Bit Windows; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Installation Guide for 32-Bit Windows; search in this book
    [definition #3] (Net Services Administrator's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #4] (Net Services Reference Guide; search in this book

directory server instance (Internet Directory Administrator's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Internet Directory Application Developer's Guide; search in this book

directory synchronization profile (Internet Directory Administrator's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Internet Directory Application Developer's Guide; search in this book

directory system agent (DSA) (Internet Directory Administrator's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Internet Directory Application Developer's Guide; search in this book

directory-specific entry (DSE) (Internet Directory Administrator's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Internet Directory Application Developer's Guide; search in this book

dirty block (Real Application Clusters Concepts; search in this book

dirty buffer (Backup and Recovery Concepts; search in this book

DIS (Internet Directory Administrator's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Internet Directory Application Developer's Guide; search in this book

Discovery (Enterprise Manager Concepts Guide; search in this book

discretization (Data Mining Concepts; search in this book

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

disk controller (Backup and Recovery Concepts; search in this book

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

Dispatch (Java Developer's Guide; search in this book

dispatcher (Net Services Administrator's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Net Services Reference Guide; search in this book
    [definition #3] (Real Application Clusters Administration; search in this book
    [definition #4] (Real Application Clusters Deployment and Performance; search in this book
    [definition #5] (Real Application Clusters Setup and Configuration; search in this book

dispatcher processes (Dnnn) (Concepts; search in this book

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

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

Distinguished Name (DN) (Dynamic Services User's and Administrator's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Syndication Server User's and Administrator's Guide; search in this book

distinguished name (DN) (Advanced Security Administrator's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Internet Directory Administrator's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #3] (Internet Directory Application Developer's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #4] (Net Services Administrator's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #5] (Net Services Reference Guide; search in this book

distributed administration (Net Services Administrator's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Net Services Reference Guide; search in this book

Distributed Component Object Model (DCOM) (COM Automation Feature Developer's Guide; search in this book

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

Distributed Computing Environment (DCE) (Advanced Security Administrator's Guide; search in this book

distributed processing (Concepts; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Net Services Administrator's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #3] (Net Services Reference Guide; search in this book

distributed recovery (Real Application Clusters Administration; search in this book

distributed statement (Performance Tuning Guide and Reference; search in this book

DIT (Internet Directory Administrator's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Internet Directory Application Developer's Guide; search in this book

DLL (Getting Started for Windows; search in this book

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

DMS (Data Mining Concepts; search in this book

DN (Internet Directory Administrator's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Internet Directory Application Developer's Guide; search in this book

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

DOCTYPE (XML Database Developer's Guide - Oracle XML DB; search in this book
    [definition #2] (XML Developer's Kits Guide - XDK; search in this book

Document Object Model (DOM) (XML Database Developer's Guide - Oracle XML DB; search in this book
    [definition #2] (XML Developer's Kits Guide - XDK; search in this book

Document Type Definition (DTD) (Syndication Server User's and Administrator's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #2] (XML Database Developer's Guide - Oracle XML DB; search in this book
    [definition #3] (XML Developer's Kits Guide - XDK; search in this book

DOM (XML Database Developer's Guide - Oracle XML DB; search in this book
    [definition #2] (XML Developer's Kits Guide - XDK; search in this book

DOM fidelity (XML Database Developer's Guide - Oracle XML DB; search in this book
    [definition #2] (XML Developer's Kits Guide - XDK; search in this book

domain (Advanced Security Administrator's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Net Services Administrator's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #3] (Net Services Reference Guide; search in this book

domain hint (Net Services Administrator's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Net Services Reference Guide; search in this book

Domain Name System (DNS) (Advanced Security Administrator's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Net Services Administrator's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #3] (Net Services Reference Guide; search in this book

domestic domains (Net Services Administrator's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Net Services Reference Guide; search in this book

DOP (Concepts; search in this book

downgrade (Administrator's Guide for Windows; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Getting Started for Windows; search in this book

downtime (Data Guard Concepts and Administration; search in this book

DRG (Internet Directory Administrator's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Internet Directory Application Developer's Guide; search in this book

drill (Data Warehousing Guide; search in this book

drill down (Data Warehousing Guide; search in this book

drill up (Data Warehousing Guide; search in this book

Driver (Java Developer's Guide; search in this book

DSA (Internet Directory Administrator's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Internet Directory Application Developer's Guide; search in this book

DSE (Internet Directory Administrator's Guide; search in this book
    [definition #2] (Internet Directory Application Developer's Guide; search in this book

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

DTD (XML Database Developer's Guide - Oracle XML DB; search in this book
    [definition #2] (XML Developer's Kits Guide - XDK; search in this book

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

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

dynamic link library (Getting Started for Windows; search in this book

Dynamic Link Library (DLL) (COM Automation Feature Developer's Guide; search in this book

dynamic performance table (SNMP Support Reference Guide; search in this book

dynamic performance views (Performance Tuning Guide and Reference; search in this book

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

Dynamic Services engine (Dynamic Services User's and Administrator's Guide; search in this book

Dynamic Services framework (Dynamic Services User's and Administrator's Guide; search in this book

Dynamic Services Thick Java Client Library (Dynamic Services User's and Administrator's Guide; search in this book

Dynamic Services Thin Java Client Library (Dynamic Services User's and Administrator's Guide; search in this book