My Oracle server is corrupt, and can’t start using Oracle 8i

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Windows 2000 Server
Hi, We have a database that is running oracle 8i on windows 2000 server, but unfortunately it seems corrupt. our intension maybe would be to re-install the database on another machine and migrat all the applications. please give us a guided approach to this problem, the database name DBCAB. Is it possible to repair and start the database. stephen

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hi,
What is the error message?
It is possible to repair and start a corrupt database.
you can use these utilities :
<b>dbverify</b> To veryfiy if they are block corruptions <a href=”http://download.oracle.com/docs/cd/B10501_01/server.920/a96572/osbackups.htm#8467″>

<b>DBMS_REPAIR </b> to correct block corruption <a href=”http://download.oracle.com/docs/cd/B10501_01/server.920/a96521/repair.htm”>

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