Re: 32 bit Oracle RDBMS on 64 bit OS?

From: ddf <oratune_at_msn.com>
Date: Fri, 9 Sep 2011 11:24:27 -0700 (PDT)
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On Sep 9, 9:17 am, joel garry <joel-ga..._at_home.com> wrote:
> On Sep 8, 3:00 pm, Dan <daniel.oster..._at_visaer.com> wrote:
>
> > I see from the Oracle certification matrix that they do not certify
> > running a 32-bit installation of Oracle database against a 64 bit
> > operating system.   But does anyone know whether this can be done,
> > would it/could it work?  I was thinking about running 32 bit 10g
> > standard edition on a 64 bit Windows OS (Windows8).
>
> > Does anyone have any knowledge on this?
>
> > Thanks,
> > Dan
>
> When I was poking around the intertubes a month ago trying to decide
> whether to go with XE 11g beta, I found posts that said things like
> "the trick to running XE on 2008 is to right click on the installer
> exe and set it to run under 2003 compatibility mode, and run as
> administrator. "
>
> So I don't know, but poke about.  I wound up deciding to make the
> admins give me a 32 bit OS and put the beta on it.  Now I'm going to
> upgrade.  As of yesterday, I didn't see a 64 bit version, which was
> supposed to be released with the production version, but I didn't look
> too hard.
>
> You might look into running a linux VM under your desired OS, I'd
> guess you'll find all sorts of info about that.
>
> jg
> --
> _at_home.com is bogus.http://www.readwriteweb.com/enterprise/2011/09/sap-to-settle-copyrigh...

11g XE is available for download in 64-bit version for Linux.

David Fitzjarrell Received on Fri Sep 09 2011 - 13:24:27 CDT

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