Re: Upgrade Cluster to

From: Rajesh Aialavajjala <>
Date: Tue, 8 Apr 2014 10:53:53 -0400
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 You will need to upgrade the GI HOME before you can upgrade the RDBMS ORACLE_HOME. The Grid Infrastructure version must be the highest version down to the 4th digit at all times - you cannot have a database inside a Grid Infrastructure environment.

Reference : Oracle Clusterware (CRS/GI) - ASM - Database Version Compatibility (Doc ID 337737.1)

For the upgrade itself...these might help

OracleŽ Grid Infrastructure Installation Guide 11*g* Release 2 (11.2) for Linux Things to Consider Before Upgrading to Grid Infrastructure/ASM(Doc ID 1363369.1)
Complete checklist for out-of-place manual upgrade from previous 11.2.0.N version to the latest 11.2.0.N patchset. (Doc ID 1276368.1)



On Tue, Apr 8, 2014 at 10:44 AM, Alexander Burbello <>wrote:

> Hi,
> In my lab for training purposes I have installed the Oracle Cluster on
> Linux version
> In order to get knowledge and see all nuances when upgrading environment
> like this, I'd like to upgrade to (the latest).
> Which are the correct steps that I should follow in order to accomplish
> this task?
> Do I need to upgrade the grid_infra as well or just the database binary
> would be enough?
> Thank you in advance any hint.
> Alex

Received on Tue Apr 08 2014 - 16:53:53 CEST

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