Re: Oracle Critical Patch Updates

From: Niall Litchfield <>
Date: Tue, 22 Sep 2009 15:05:16 +0100
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The CPU you should be pretty straightforward. Any issues will likely be down to the version upgrade to Patchset 4.

On Tue, Sep 22, 2009 at 2:41 PM, Robertson Lee - lerobe <> wrote:

> Guys,
> This may seem a bit strange but through chance or good fortune I have never
> had to install one of these in the past but after a security audit I have
> been told that one of our servers needs it applying.
> The server in question is currently at, so I initially have to
> patch up to and then apply the CPU.
> Anything out of the ordinary I should look out for. I believe I have a
> Linux server at exactly the same level of OS and DB to test this out on so
> all should be well, just thought I would sound you out first.
> One of my colleagues is not so lucky, he has some apps on some servers that
> are still on 8.0.5 (these need upgrading to 8.1.7 before he can apply any
> CPU's) and we have no spare boxes at that level of old OS (Tru64) or
> database software :-(
> Regards & TIA
> Lee
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Niall Litchfield
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