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On my server that I have installed Oracle, I encounter a

TNS Listener error and i couldn't connect Oracle.

Is it possible to backup database with Only my user and password, without listener?

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a cold backup should be possible. –  Randy Jan 6 '13 at 15:32
Why not fix the listener? –  Phil Jan 8 '13 at 21:55

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