1. Restore your database datafiles, control files, and online redo logs to your server.
2. Point your environment to your Oracle 8i software.
3. Use the migration utility to migrate your Oracle 7 database to Oracle 8i.
Once the migration is complete, you should be able to open your database as an Oracle 8i database.
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