Re: RAC question
Date: Wed, 30 Mar 2011 12:08:49 -0700 (PDT)
On Mar 13, 2:19 pm, Mladen Gogala <gogala.mla..._at_gmail.com> wrote:
> On Sun, 13 Mar 2011 11:00:24 -0700, Steve Howard wrote:
> > On Mar 12, 11:05 pm, Mladen Gogala <gogala.mla..._at_gmail.com> wrote:
> >> On Sat, 12 Mar 2011 17:57:54 -0800, onedbguru wrote:
> >> > It is my understanding that yes, you can use 11g grid+ASM with a 10g
> >> > RAC database.
> >> Excellent. That is my question. I tried unsuccessfully. I was able to
> >> get a single instance 10g to work, but it wouldn't start as a cluster
> >> instance. Did you do it and, if yes, how exactly is that done? That is
> >> what I am asking.
> >> --http://mgogala.byethost5.com
> > Hi Mladen,
> > I am almost positive I did this (10.2.0.4 database managed by 188.8.131.52
> > CRS) last September when I first tested 184.108.40.206. However, my notes
> > from that testing aren't very good. However, I will be doing this again
> > later this week, so this is a timely question.
> > I will forward anything I do to you.
> > Thanks,
> > Steve
> Thanks, Steve. I will also be doing that this week. My CIO was nice
> enough to make necessary equipment available.
I'm sure you have an answer by now, but for the sake of completeness I wanted to respond in case some poor soul wandering the internet stumbles on this in an hour of desperation.
Yes, 220.127.116.11 ASM/Grid Infrastructure can manage a 10.2.0.4 database...
SQL*Plus: Release 10.2.0.4.0 - Production on Wed Mar 30 15:05:33 2011
Copyright (c) 1982, 2007, Oracle. All Rights Reserved.
Oracle Database 10g Enterprise Edition Release 10.2.0.4.0 - Production With the Partitioning, Real Application Clusters, OLAP, Data Mining and Real Application Testing options
SQL> select open_mode from gv$database;
READ WRITE SQL> exit
Disconnected from Oracle Database 10g Enterprise Edition Release 10.2.0.4.0 - Production
With the Partitioning, Real Application Clusters, OLAP, Data Mining and Real Application Testing options
dell11gr2:oracle:apptest2:/home/oracle>profile 1) apptest2
Please select an ORACLE environment from the list above: 2
USER...............oracle ORACLE_SID.........+ASM2 ORACLE_HOME......../u01/app/11.2.0/grid ORACLE_BASE......../u01/app/oracle HOST...............dell11gr2 192.168.1.20 *************************************************
SQL*Plus: Release 18.104.22.168.0 Production on Wed Mar 30 15:05:49 2011
Copyright (c) 1982, 2010, Oracle. All rights reserved.
Oracle Database 11g Enterprise Edition Release 22.214.171.124.0 - Production With the Real Application Clusters and Automatic Storage Management options
SQL> Received on Wed Mar 30 2011 - 14:08:49 CDT