RE: Database Editions

From: Sweetser, Joe <>
Date: Fri, 13 Dec 2013 17:08:21 +0000
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Maybe the alert log? I see this in my 11.2 file, but I am running EE so not sure what you will see.

Starting ORACLE instance (normal)
SYS auditing is disabled
Starting up:
Oracle Database 11g Enterprise Edition Release - 64bit Production <snip>


From: [] On Behalf Of Nassyam Basha Sent: Friday, December 13, 2013 10:01 AM To:
Subject: Re: Database Editions

Hi Blake,
Just now i did checked from my virtual system and you can find from the inventory/logs Am using 12c and of course for 11g & older versions it applicable same.

-bash-3.2$ cat /etc/oraInst.loc

-bash-3.2$ cd /u01/app/oraInventory
-bash-3.2$ cd logs
-bash-3.2$ ls -ltr inst*
-rw-r----- 1 oracle oinstall 899889 Oct 29 13:36 installActions2013-10-29_01-22-35PM.log
-rw-r----- 1 oracle oinstall 722 Nov 23 20:35 installActions2013-11-23_08-35-50PM.log
-rw-r----- 1 oracle oinstall 153183 Nov 23 20:49 installActions2013-11-23_08-36-06PM.log
-rw-r----- 1 oracle oinstall 1134032 Nov 23 21:40 installActions2013-11-23_09-33-14PM.log
-rw-rw---- 1 oracle oinstall 42685 Nov 23 21:44 installActions2013-11-23_09-44-04PM.log
-bash-3.2$ c

from install logs, you can search word for "Database edition"

Global settings
  • Disk space : required 6.4 GB available 17.33 GB
  • Source location : /home/oracle/softwares/12c/install/../stage/products.xml
  • Database edition : Enterprise Edition (Install database software only)
  • Oracle base : /u01/app/oracle
  • Software location : /u01/app/oracle/product/12.0.0/db_1
  • Privileged Operating System groups : dba (OSDBA), dba (OSBACKUPDBA), dba (OSDGDBA), dba (OSKMDBA)

Nassyam Basha<>

On Fri, Dec 13, 2013 at 10:22 PM, Blake Wilson <<>> wrote: How do you tell Oracle Standard Edition from Oracle Standard One Edition?

This is what I get from select * from v$version;


Oracle Database 11g Release - 64bit Production PL/SQL Release - Production
CORE Production
TNS for 64-bit Windows: Version - Production NLSRTL Version - Production

Blake Wilson



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