Re: create RAC services in Oracle 11g

From: DA Morgan <>
Date: Mon, 21 Jul 2008 12:54:39 -0700
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vick wrote:
> Hi,
> In 10g, I use dbca to create RAC service names but in 11g dbca, I
> could no longer use service management to create services. Is there
> another way of creating service names other than srvctl? I used srvctl
> to create services but the tnsnames.ora was not updated with the new
> service names. I had to manually add the services. Is that how it's
> supposed to work?
> Thanks in advance.

Use the DBMS_SERVICE package.

And hopefully, with 11gR2, we will bring sanity back to this and also get sqlplusw back too.

Daniel A. Morgan
Oracle Ace Director & Instructor
University of Washington (replace x with u to respond)
Puget Sound Oracle Users Group
Received on Mon Jul 21 2008 - 14:54:39 CDT

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