Re: Reinstalling software on Exadata

From: K Gopalakrishnan <>
Date: Tue, 15 Jan 2013 17:18:16 -0600
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Steve. Depends on what's lost. There is no exadata software installed in compute nodes ( other than the config files and software dump under /opt) and if that's the storage server the software or root partition is mirrored. So what's actually lost? When the "databases on the system are OK"..


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On Jan 15, 2013, at 1:54 PM, Steve Harville <> wrote:

> A client has corrupted the Linux file system which holds the software
> Oracle installed on Exadata. There was no backup and the problem does not
> have an easy fix. There are already some databases on the system and they
> are OK.
> Is it possible for customers to reinstall the software without disturbing
> the databases?
> Steve Harville
> --

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