Re: EBS: alternative to port pools

From: Alfredo Abate <>
Date: Thu, 19 Apr 2018 17:05:51 -0500
Message-ID: <>

Hi Tim,

The documented methods I use for changing the port pool are listed in the MOS documents below for you.

I've never attempted any undocumented manner as there is a lot going on behind the scenes. :)

Hope that helps.


MOS Documents

How To change the Port Pool in the E-Business Suite (Doc ID 414439.1)

Rel 11i: How to change the hostname and/or port of the Database Tier using AutoConfig (Doc ID 338003.1)

On Thu, Apr 19, 2018 at 5:52 AM, Tim Gorman <> wrote:

> This is a question about E-Business Suites, so it might be off-topic for
> many, but I wanted to check here anyway...
> I have a customer cloning EBS who is apparently not using port pools
> during the cloning process. As background, since EBS uses dozens of
> network ports when deployed, "port pools" are offsets from the default port
> numbers that each cloned instance can use. For example, the default TNS
> Listener port is 1521, so employing port pool "15" means that the TNS
> listener will use port 1536, and all other EBS ports will be offset
> similarly.
> Is there another (documented) method for assigning ports, perhaps by
> editing a configuration file and then re-running "" perhaps?
> Or that strictly verboten?
> Thanks!
> -Tim
> --

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