SAP Migration – Win/MaxDB Win & Linux/Oracle DB – PART 5
Important: During the “Database Instance” installation the Software Provisioning Manager stops and prompts you to install the Oracle database software:
You need to proceed as follows to install the Oracle 11.2g database software (126.96.36.199 version).
==> Oracle Database Installation <==
Important: You need to run the Oracle RUNINSTALLER with the user ora<sid> (in this specific case the oralod user).
– Updating the SAP RUNINSTALLER Scripts
If a newer version is available, I recommend that you update the Oracle Installation scripts, which are attached to SAP note 1524205 (Oracle 11.2.0: Database Software Installation). In my specific case all the installation scripts are up to date, in the latest version (Patch Level 043).
– Installing the Oracle Database Software
For more information about the current patch set and how to install Oracle database 11.2 software, see the following SAP notes:
1431799 – Oracle 11.2.0: Current Patch Set
1524205 – Oracle 11.2.0: Database Software Installation
For more information about the troubleshooting installation read the SAP note 1431796 (Oracle 11.2.0: Troubleshooting the Software Installation).
You need to start the X in the linux server. For this you can use a X software, for example the Xming software:
Start the Oracle Universal Installer (OUI) with the Oracle database software owner, the user ora<sid>, as follows:
Press the button “Fix & Check Again”.
The OUI prompts to execute some scripts as “root”:
The checker informs that it is necessary install the sysstat package. You can execute the installation of this specific package through the YaST2:
After the installation of sysstat package you can proceed with the installation:
Once again the OUI prompts to execute some scripts as “root”:
Note: The patch set software is now installed in the installation Oracle home. You now have to install the required SAP Bundle Patch. For this installation I will not perform this installation but it’s highly recommended that you apply the latest SBP, it contains a lot of errors corrections, relevant PSU (Patchset Updates), merge fixes, oracle patches, etc. For more information about the SAP bundle patch please read the following SAP notes:
1431793 – Oracle 11.2.0: Upgrade Scripts
1027012 – MOPatch – Install Multiple Oracle Patches in One Run
1431800 – Oracle 11.2.0: Central Technical Note
Since all the tasks were done, you can proceed with the SAP installation wizard (Software Provisioning Manager) from the stage that it stopped (Press “OK”):
Finish with success:
This is the size of file system after the Oracle database installation:
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