Re: Upgrade -->

From: Mladen Gogala <>
Date: Sun, 7 Aug 2011 00:07:13 +0000 (UTC)
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On Sat, 06 Aug 2011 20:53:14 +0000, Mladen Gogala wrote:

> The first production database in my company is just being upgraded from
> to It's a RAC, running on RH AS 2.1 (32bit) and OCFS,
> being moved to RH 4.8, with OCFS2, RAC. That's the 1st step. The second
> step will be to create a standby on 2 64bit nodes running RH 5.6 or RH
> 6.0, with ASM and get rid of that pesky OCFS and 32 bit OS. All of that
> will be accomplished with 5 hours of downtime altogether. We're changing
> OS version, DB version, architecture and SAN in the same migration. This
> type of projects is why I love being a DBA.

First step complete. All is well so far.

Received on Sat Aug 06 2011 - 19:07:13 CDT

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