11.2.0.3 Patchset is available

11.2.0.3 patchset is now available for download.  10404530 is available on Linux x86,x86-64 bit only. Tanel Poder first tweeted this [blackbirdpie id=”117213822904840193″] Soon after this Surachart and Martin have started upgrading to 11.2.0.3. I expect a blog post soon from one of them 🙂 [blackbirdpie id=”117242670719574016″] [blackbirdpie id=”117245101268410369″]

In-Place Upgrade 11gR2 RAC : 11.2.0.1 To 11.2.0.2

Sharing a post from my friend “Carthik” on 11gR2 RAC in-place upgrade. Overview ======== Starting oracle 11gR2 the Oracle database and Clusterware upgrades are done via the “Out of place upgrade”. And is the easier way to perform your upgrade.  However, the intent of this blog is to explain how an “In-Place upgrade” of a…

11.2.0.2 Patchset available.Download directly to server

11.2.0.2 Software is now available for download. It contains 4G+ binaries as you now perform out of place upgrade i.e software is installed in separate home from current home. You can also use it to install 11.2.0.2 directly instead of upgrading from 11.2.0.1.  Use wget to download it directly to server (thus avoiding copying to…

Downloading Oracle Software directly to Server

This article is based on Pythian’s aricle DOWNLOADING FROM OTN DIRECTLY TO YOUR DATABASE SERVER. Article tell’s about using lynx (text based web browser available on linux) to generate the cookies file which can be then used with wget to download software. But when I tried to use lynx , it repeatedly gave error for…