Re: How to Move ASM Home

From: Andrew Kerber <>
Date: Mon, 30 Nov 2009 08:21:07 -0600
Message-ID: <>

Look at note *558508.1 on MOS. If anyone has actually moved an ASM home, it would be nice to get their input also.*

On Sat, Nov 28, 2009 at 10:35 AM, <> wrote:

> I'm on my cell so I can't verify this but does srvctl have a modify asm
> command? Would that let you define a new home? You will also need to copy
> the init files over for asm as well?
> If you have to drop and add, you should also add the dependencies for the
> instances to having asm start first before they can come up.
> Sent from my Verizon Wireless BlackBerry
> ------------------------------
> *From: * John Smith <>
> *Date: *Sat, 28 Nov 2009 10:08:51 -0600
> *To: *<>
> *Subject: *How to Move ASM Home
> I have inherited a cluster that has the ASM home and db home in the same
> oracle home. I plan to move ASM to a new home and upgrade to from
>, on linux 64. I think the process is just do the install, shut
> down the db's, shut down asm, redirect asm to the new binaries, and run
> srvctl drop asm/srvctl add asm. Does anyone have a complete set of steps or
> documentation for this process?

Andrew W. Kerber

'If at first you dont succeed, dont take up skydiving.'

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