What are disadvantages of having raw devices

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  • Oct 9th, 2007

Oracle raw devices are managed only with Oracle tools, at OS level they are just dd (character special files) devices. Raw devices are more difficult to administer than data files stored on a file system or in an ASM disk group.

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