Re: Reinstall OS completely without reinstalling Oracle

From: Yechiel Adar <>
Date: Wed, 26 Oct 2011 10:23:30 +0200
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I think you will need to reinstall oracle, as oracle put files in system folders.

In your case, I would have gone with upgrade.

Yechiel Adar

On 22/10/2011 21:23, Walker, Jed S wrote:
> Does anyone know if it is possible to reinstall the OS from scratch without touching /var/oracle so we don't have to reinstall Oracle? I'm thinking /etc/oratab can be save/restored or recreated, but I think the big problem would be that init scripts and so forth would be removed by the fresh install.

Received on Wed Oct 26 2011 - 03:23:30 CDT

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