From Oracle FAQ
Comp.databases.oracle has been renamed to comp.databases.oracle.misc. Please do not post to this newsgroup anymore.
Information about the usenet group comp.databases.oracle:
An unmoderated group for the discussion of software products by the Oracle Corporation (eg. SQL*Plus, SQL*Forms, SQL*Reportwriter, etc).
Comp.databases.oracle is an unmoderated newsgroup which passed its vote for creation by 283:22 as reported in news.announce.newgroups on 6 January 1992. This group was renamed to comp.databases.oracle.misc on 10 December 1996.
Closed, do not use.