Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Installing Oracle 12c R1 Grid Infrastructure on Linux 7

You might be interested in installing 12cR1 Grid Infrastructure (for a standalone server) software in order to use ASM and/or Oracle Restart feature of GI. In the following I will explain how to install GI for a standalone server on Linux 7. For this installation, I am using Oracle Linux 7. You might also want to check how to install Oracle 12cR1 GI on Linux 6

Sunday, May 22, 2016

Installing Oracle 12c R1 Grid Infrastructure on Linux 6

You might be interested in installing 12c R1 Grid Infrastructure (for a standalone server) software in order to use ASM and/or Oracle Restart feature of GI. In the following I will explain how to install GI for a standalone server on Linux 6. For this installation, I am using OracleLinux 6You might also want to check how to install Oracle 12c R1 GI on Linux 7

Thursday, May 5, 2016

Configuring oracleasmLib On Linux

To use ASM on Linux, we need to create ASM disks, and using oracleasmLib is one way to configure ASM disks. To do this, we need to install oracleasm kernel driver, oracleasm-support and oracleasmlib, and then configure oracleasm.
oracleasm kernel driver is built in Oracle Linux and does not need to be installed. After installing oracleasm-support and oracleasmlib packages, oracleasm driver starts working.