How to recover a control file that is removed using rm ?

Instead of m_ filename if we do a rm filename by mistake and want to recover that control file, how do we do it? can it be done using a checkpoint, if yes how and is there another way?

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  • Mar 21st, 2012

if data files are present simply do m_touch control file name

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Siva Parvathi

  • Jun 5th, 2017

If only control file got deleted, simply it can be created using m_touch
As data remains in partitions, it automatically can point to corresponding partitions

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