RE: Oracle on Solaris SPARC 64-bit

From: Goulet, Dick <>
Date: Mon, 5 May 2008 11:30:58 -0400
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Patch is currently out, downloaded it this morning USA EDT.  

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[] On Behalf Of Charles Schultz Sent: Thursday, May 01, 2008 9:04 AM
Subject: Re: Oracle on Solaris SPARC 64-bit  

I would be very curious what those delays are. The Linux version has been out for a while, and even MS has been out (with that highly suspicious warning about slowdowns). Did they hit another "mandatory bug patch" issue (re, and decide to fix it first before deploying

Think any of the developers will blog about this bowl of fun? *grin*

On Fri, Mar 28, 2008 at 9:13 AM, Ricardo Santos <> wrote:  


I got the information from Oracle support that is scheduled to be released on the first days of April. Anyway, there can be delays.    

Best regards,

Ricardo Santos.  

On 3/28/08, Mark Brinsmead <> wrote:

The "Certify" matrix on Metalink projects "1H08". So, maybe by July...

If I were you, I would hold my breath while waiting.

On Wed, Mar 26, 2008 at 8:05 AM, Arnold, Sandra <> wrote:

Does anyone know when the <> patchset of Oracle on Solaris SPARC 64-bit will be available to be downloaded. I was able to download the patchset for Linux x86 and Linux x86-64.  


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Charles Schultz

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