RE: upgrade from to

From: Zelli, Brian <>
Date: Tue, 24 Feb 2009 11:42:27 -0500
Message-ID: <>

Thank you Andrew and Debra. It looks like the upgrade went successfully, at least from an oracle perspective. The users are testing their app now.  



[] On Behalf Of
Sent: Tuesday, February 24, 2009 10:03 AM Cc:
Subject: RE: upgrade from to

And remember to backup your ORACLE_HOME, orainventory, and database before beginning.  

[] On Behalf Of Andrew Kerber
Sent: February 24, 2009 9:26 AM
Cc:; oracle list Subject: Re: upgrade from to  

Basically, you do this (standard upgrade methodology):

  1. Shutdown everything in the OH you want to upgrade.
  2. Install the patchset.
  3. Startup upgrade
  4. run catupgrd.sql
  5. shutdown immediate/startup
  6. Run utlrp.sql
  7. Done.

The biggest problem I had was the undo setting. I had the undo retention set too high, and I ran out of undo tablespace, and everything froze waiting for my undo retention time to elapse.  

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