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: Jul 24, 2009 5:07 PM by
dbms_scheduler (sending email f a failed job occured)
Jul 14, 2009 10:20 AM
how do i
1) configure a scheduler job to automatically send me an email if the scheduler job failed due to some reason as stated in (user_scheduler_log).
i have read the administrator guide on scheduler events
and i believe that i have to somehow enqueue the event and dequeue it.
if that is the case, wouldn't i have to have another application/job running that monitor this event queue 24/7 (so that if its sees any error event, it will send an email to me)
then wouldnt i have an infinite loop?
a job to monitor the event, and also subscribe this job to another queue so that another job will monitor this queue and the list goes on.. ?
2) in my application, i have some error handling exception case whereby i need to send an email.
i understand i can do this with UTL_MAIL package.
what else or information do i need to get (or convey to the system admin) in the server (for the configuring of email) - i am a nut in emails server.
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Re: dbms_scheduler (sending email f a failed job occured)
Jul 24, 2009 5:07 PM
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1) Oracle released a nice package for that:
2) If you have an smtp server you are ready to go. The rest of the package is very straight forward.