Applying Patch 21555791: ORACLE JAVAVM COMPONENT 11.2.0.4.5 DATABASE PSU (OCT2015)

Few concerns for this patch: This patch is not Oracle RAC Rolling installable. This patch is not Data Guard Standby First Installable. This patch requires any one of the following Oct2014 or greater to be already installed prior to installing this patch: Database PSU 11.2.0.4.4 (Oct2014) Database SPU 11.2.0.4 (CPUOct2014) Database patch for Exadata 11.2.0.4.12Continue reading “Applying Patch 21555791: ORACLE JAVAVM COMPONENT 11.2.0.4.5 DATABASE PSU (OCT2015)”

Applying – Patch 21352646: DATABASE SECURITY PATCH UPDATE 11.2.0.4.0 (CPUOCT2015)

So we have already discussed in our previous posts how to download this patch along with OPatch utility to apply this patch. In this post we are going to discuss how to apply this patch: Step 1: Go to patch directory and take out README.html file to your desktop, to do that we can useContinue reading “Applying – Patch 21352646: DATABASE SECURITY PATCH UPDATE 11.2.0.4.0 (CPUOCT2015)”

How to download latest CPU/PSU Patches

As we are aware of that Oracle releases patches every quarter ( Jan, April, July and Oct ), however many does not know how to get these patches and apply them on our Database or GRID etc. So this post is to help those guys, now go to http://www.google.com and simple search “cpu patch OctContinue reading “How to download latest CPU/PSU Patches”

How to Download and Configure Latest OPatch Utility to apply CPU/PSU Patches

This post is to describe how to get latest opatch utility to apply patches on Oracle Database or GRID Home. Why do we need latest one – Oracle Recommends to use that latest one so that there will not be any backward compatibility issue with OPatch and CPU/PSU patches (however i never got that). MakeContinue reading “How to Download and Configure Latest OPatch Utility to apply CPU/PSU Patches”

How to Backup and Restore Database which is being Configured in ASM

Here in this Post – i have installed and configured – 11gR2 GRID and Database Software (11.2.0.3) and have running TESTDB1 instance. We have 1 Database TESTDB1 which is there in ASM, we will find out the status and information about – Data Files, Control Files and Redo Log Files before we start our processContinue reading “How to Backup and Restore Database which is being Configured in ASM”

Oracle Database 11.2.0.3 Installation on ASM – Part 7

In this post we will be discussing over Database Installation on ASM (which is discussed in my previous posts – follow my old posts for ASM Disk Groups and other related information). Note: Before we start installing, we must complete all our perquisites for sure. Go to the the location where oracle database software hasContinue reading “Oracle Database 11.2.0.3 Installation on ASM – Part 7”