Re: Install patch BEFORE creating databases

From: hpuxrac <>
Date: Sat, 26 Jul 2008 09:41:22 -0700 (PDT)
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On Jul 25, 5:50 am, Michael Schmarck <> wrote:
> Hi.
> On a Solaris 10 Sparc 64bit system, I did a "software only" install
> of Oracle Now I'd like patch it to But how
> do I do that?
> I ran "runInstaller" from the patch and pointed it to the directory
> where I installed the Oracle software. But then I get
> an error message telling me, that there already is such a directory.
> And if I specify some empty directory, OUI tells me, that there's
> nothing to patch in this directory.
> Is it possible to install the patch if there's no database
> yet available?
> Thanks a lot,
> Michael

Any specific reason why you are patching to when is available? Received on Sat Jul 26 2008 - 11:41:22 CDT

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