Re: Upgrading Grid and RDBMS after a software only install

From: Mladen Gogala <>
Date: Wed, 30 Aug 2017 11:42:35 -0400
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Hi Luis!

You should run runInstaller or setup.exe, depending on your platform. Installer will pick up the existing version and, if Linux, offer the root scripts to be run at the end. The installer will also pick up the current configuration.


On 08/30/2017 11:02 AM, Luis Santos wrote:
> We have a database and Grid installed on one machine, both from
> version. There is no RAC, it´s a Grid single instance
> environment (aka Oracle Restart).
> We need to upgrade both RDBMS and Grid to version. And we
> decided install (while everything is up), both version for
> Grid and Database.
> I´m used to perform this task easily for RDBMS. Just perform a
> software only version while RDBMS is up and, in the upgrade window, I
> run the dbua.
> But I can´t find the exacly counterpart for the Grid. When I install
> the Grid software I can choose for Install and Upgrade ASM or
> a Software Only install.
> How can I upgraded ASM (using an assistent, not command line) after a
> software only Grid install? Which is the 'dbua' for ASM?
> /--/
> /Att/
> /Luis Santos
> /
> /
> /

Mladen Gogala
Oracle DBA
Tel: (347) 321-1217

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