Re: Need Oracle 8i software for Linux version
Date: Sat, 3 Mar 2012 18:34:38 +0000
Also, If you have access to a production system that already has 8i installed you can just tar the $ORACLE_HOME up and copy it over.
On 3 Mar 2012, at 17:25, Guillermo Alan Bort <cicciuxdba_at_gmail.com> wrote:
> Oracle removes the old binaries from the download site when support (all
> support) ends. You can probably still get it if you have a business reason
> and open an SR or you could probably get it through your oracle sales rep.
> Of course they will tell you it's not supported and blahblahblah, and could
> even charge you.
> If you are planning on developing ANYTHING on 8i, do DBAs everywhere a
> favor and DON'T. If you are planning on migrating off of 8i and need to set
> up a testing ground for upgrade procedures or a testing environment to
> compare app functionality, then this would qualify as a valid business
> reason. Have you considered cloning the current environment?
> On Sat, Mar 3, 2012 at 9:26 AM, Radoulov, Dimitre <cichomitiko_at_gmail.com>wrote:
>> On 03/03/2012 12:13, Shastry(DBA) wrote: >>> Hi All, >>> Can anyone please let me know the URL to download the old Oracle 8i >> version >>> for Linux platform? >> >> Hi, >> as far as I know you need to request the binaries via SR. >> >> >> Regards >> Dimitre >> -- >> http://www.freelists.org/webpage/oracle-l >> >> >>
Received on Sat Mar 03 2012 - 12:34:38 CST