Check out these 5 links to open-source benchmarking and stress testing tools for Oracle
Did you know the data infrastructure software company Pervasive Software Inc., is coming out with a customized version of the open-source PostgreSQL database?
Bug 4015165 Unexpected ORA-6502 from PLSQL using host binds when using CHAR length semantics.
Pete Finnigan lists links to the bugtrag advisories. A patch for alert 68 is available.
10GR2 is out in beta and has some interesting new XML DB features.
2. 220.127.116.11 is out for Linux today—along with a lengthy list of bugs fixed in note 283897.1.
Matt Penny has written up a great Firefox Search plugin that searches Metalink right from the toolbar