Installing and upgrading Oracle on Linux

Enterprise Linux Installing and upgrading Oracle on Linux:

Oracle on Linux tips, tutorials and expert advice

Installing and upgrading Oracle on Linux

From getting started with your installation to troubleshooting error messages, here are all our best expert responses on installing Oracle on Linux and performing product and platform upgrades.

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  • Oracle on RHEL 5: Installation and configuration

    Tip -  Install and configure Oracle 10 on RHEL 5. This tip shows how to set up a database with Oracle's Database Configuration Assistant (DBCA) and Oracle Enterprise Manager.

  • Upgrading Oracle 9.2 to 10gR2 on Solaris 10

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    Ask the Expert -  We have Oracle Database 9.2.0.6 on Solaris 9. We are planning to upgrade the DB to 10gR2 and move the complete environment onto a new server with Solaris 10. What would be your suggestion about the path?

  • Transportable tablespaces for Oracle on Linux upgrade

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    Ask the Expert -  We want to migrate Oracle 9i on Red Hat Advanced Linux 2.1 to Oracle 10g R2 on Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4. Can I use transportable tablespaces to move my data to the new server that we are building?

  • Errors with Oracle on Linux installation

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    Ask the Expert -  I have installed Oracle 9i on Linux. I created a database on the machine but when I try to start the listener I get TNS errors.

  • How to migrate Oracle 10g to RAC cluster on Linux

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    Ask the Expert -  What's the best way to migrate a single-instance Oracle database, version 10.1.0.3, on Tru64 to a RAC cluster, version 10.2, on Linux?

  • Help for beginner installing Oracle 10g on Linux

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    Ask the Expert -  I'm a beginner using Oracle 10g. I installed it on Red Hat Linux but am getting error messages and can't start Oracle.

  • How to apply patch to Oracle 10g on Linux?

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    Ask the Expert -  I want to apply an Oracle patch to 10g on a Linux box. I downloaded the patch but have no clue how to proceed.

  • Migrating Oracle 8i to 9i, from Solaris to Linux

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    Ask the Expert -  I want to migrate an Oracle 8i database to 9i and from Solaris to Linux. What should I do first?

  • Configuring file system in Linux before Oracle installation

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    Ask the Expert -  I am new to Oracle and am trying to install Oracle on Linux. How do I configure or create the file system in Linux before I install Oracle?

  • Upgrading Oracle database and Solaris platform

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    Ask the Expert -  We want to upgrade an Oracle 9i database on Solaris 8 to Oracle 10gR2 on Solaris 10 with minimal downtime. How should we do it?