Prepare for Oracle

This part describes the steps needed to be done to provide default Oracle .profile and to modify

/etc/system

with Oracle parameters. This must be done on both the Application and Database servers (if applicable).

Prepare for Oracle on AIX

  1. Download the file prep_ora_aix.tar :
    http://<LifeCycle Manager Server IP address>:4062/update/M3BE/prep_ora_aix.tar 

    to a temporary folder on the admin client. Then use ftp to download the file to the folder

    /u01/app/oracle/tmp

    on the server.

  2. Log on as root.
  3. Unpack the prep_ora_aix.tar file:
    # cd/u01/app/oracle/tmp 
    # tar xvf prep_ora_aix.tar
    
  4. Run the applicable commands depending on Oracle version:
    • Oracle 11g:

      # cd prep_ora/bin
      # ./prepare_for_oracle_11.sh
      
    • Oracle 12c:

      # cd prep_ora/bin
      # ./prepare_for_oracle_12.sh