Re: Upgrade -->

From: Mladen Gogala <>
Date: Sun, 7 Aug 2011 04:27:37 +0000 (UTC)
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On Sun, 07 Aug 2011 00:07:13 +0000, Mladen Gogala wrote:
> 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.

HTMLDB doesn't work if there is no SCAN listener. I don't want SCAN, I will have to cheat. fortunately, there is Apex listener. Oracle is procreating more and more requirements for RAC. This thing SCAN is useless and annoying as hell.

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