Re: patchset experiences

From: DA Morgan <>
Date: Thu, 20 Nov 2008 11:41:28 -0800
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David wrote:
> We're running RAC cluster (Dell PowerEdge 1950s w/1 quad core/node) with
> Oracle11 on Linux Intel 5.2 64-bit and are considering the
> upgrade. In the next few days the goal is to begin evaluating the
> upgrade in a test environment, but I'd be interested in finding out what
> other people's experience has been.
> Any feedback based upon real world experiences with a similar
> configuration regarding the upgrade process itself (including problems
> encountered and the elapsed time to complete the upgrade) and stability
> post upgrade would be most appreciated.
> David

No issues on any system so far. Patching takes a few minutes. The time is in running DBUA and that depends on many factors but certainly should be less than 30 minutes.

Daniel A. Morgan
Oracle Ace Director & Instructor
University of Washington (replace x with u to respond)
Puget Sound Oracle Users Group
Received on Thu Nov 20 2008 - 13:41:28 CST

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