Re: Creating single instance database on Linux with Oracle clusterware
Date: Thu, 20 Nov 2008 12:16:51 -0900
Everything is the same, except that we don't have 'locally-installed OHs'. The OH is on a shared filesystem. However, when we moved it to a local filesystem, my problem went away.
I've found a number of Metalink notes that discuss problems related to the shared file system, so we're looking into other options, mainly just what you have...locally-installed ORACLE_HOMEs on each node.
Dan Norris wrote:
> I've got a 6-node failover cluster using clusterware and don't have any
> issues creating DBs. We've decided to use locally-installed OHs on each
> node (managed through a single installer, just like RAC installs) and
> therefore, our OH isn't on shared storage. We're using OCFS2 for all the
> DB files and are able to DBCA-create a db directly on the OCFS2 filesystems.
> Which part(s) of that are different for you?
> BTW, this is on RHEL 4, 32-bit, RDBMS 10.2.0.4 <http://10.2.0.4> + CPU
> OCT08, clusterware 22.214.171.124 <http://126.96.36.199>, OCFS2.
> On Thu, Nov 20, 2008 at 3:08 PM, Maureen English <sxmte_at_email.alaska.edu
> <mailto:sxmte_at_email.alaska.edu>> wrote:
> Thanks Jared. Yes, I have been reading through many of the posts.
> I did find that if we moved the oracle installation to a local
> filesystem, I could create a database using our scripts. That
> sort of defeats the purpose, though.
> - Maureen ...still researching....