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Oracle profissionls on HP-UX 11i rp3410 can entering

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Oracle profissionls on HP-UX 11i rp3410 can entering

hi every one....
i want to install oracle 9i on my server that has an above specs"Title" but i am fared to destroy my server . does any one tell me or send me a very very clear step-by-step installation procedure....thank you for your helping.
Bharat Katkar
Honored Contributor

Re: Oracle profissionls on HP-UX 11i rp3410 can entering

hi mohammed,

1. install patches
2. create lvols for oracle binaries and data
3. create group oracle
4. create user oracle
5. modify profile of oracle user by adding lines:

export HISTFILE=$HOME/.sh_history
export HISTSIZE=10000
export ORACLE_BASE=/u01/app/oracle
export ORACLE_HOME=/u01/app/oracle/product/9.2.0
export ORACLE_SID=test1
export PATH=$PATH:$ORACLE_HOME/bin:/usr/sbin
export TMPDIR=/var/tmp

6. modify links to X11 libs for correct ctx relink
cd /usr/lib
ln -s /usr/lib/libX11.3
ln -s /usr/lib/libXIE.2
ln -s /usr/lib/libXext.3
ln -s /usr/lib/libXhp11.3
ln -s /usr/lib/libXi.3
ln -s /usr/lib/libXm.4
ln -s /usr/lib/libXp.2
ln -s /usr/lib/libXt.3
ln -s /usr/lib/libXtst.2

7. setup kernel parameters

8. install oracle binaries

9. create database

For more details refer this thread below:

Hope that helps.

ps. courtsey - gora's feedback from the thread above...:)
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Trusted Contributor

Re: Oracle profissionls on HP-UX 11i rp3410 can entering

Hi Mohamed,

Please read the installation guide on the installation CD-ROM. There is also information about kernel requirements.
Consider reading articles on and/or

Bharat described the procedure realy good, so don't be afraid to destroy your server. If the installation doesn't work, you can always try again, or rm -Rf $ORACLE_HOME and rm all temporary Oracle installation files in $TMP


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