Topic : Installation

Give two UNIX kernel parameters that effect an Oracle install


Answer :

SHMMAX & SHMMNI

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Why should we use separate ASM home?


Answer :

ASM should be installed separately from the database software in its own ORACLE_HOME directory. This will allow you the flexibility to patch and upgrade ASM and the database software independently.

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How can you licence a product after installation ?


Answer :

You can use ad utility adlicmgr to licence product in Oracle application.

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How do you set up tablespaces during an Oracle installation?


Answer :

You should always attempt to use the Oracle Flexible Architecture standard or another partitioning scheme to ensure proper separation of SYSTEM; ROLLBACK; REDO LOG; DATA; TEMPORARY and INDEX segments.

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What should be done prior to installing Oracle (for the OS and the disks)?


Answer :

Adjust kernel parameters or OS tuning parameters in accordance with installation guide. Be sure enough contiguous disk space is available.

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