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  • Upgrading from 8.1.7 to Oracle 10g R2 on Unix

    We have Oracle 8.1.7 installed on Tru64 Unix, and we are planning to upgrade the operating system to new servers with HP Itanium Unix and Oracle 10g R2. Could you provide us with your view about this project? 

  • Allotting enough space for installation

    I get a message that says "The Oracle home that you chose does not have enough disk space for the installation." I'm installing Oracle Workgroup Server SCO v7. on an SCO Open Server 5.0 -- I've verified the space allocated to the /u and most ... 

  • Can't connect via client

    I have installed Oracle9i in my Windows XP system (laptop). In the same machine I have installed Oracle client(9i). But I am not able to connect to the server through the Oracle client. Do I need to do anything extra? 

  • Patch to upgrade from to

    Currently we have Oracle 9i ( on Windows 2003 Server and we would like to upgrade to Which patch do I have to apply and how to apply the patch? 

  • Oracle 8.0 and 9i on same machine

    Can we install Oracle 8.0 and Oracle 9i on one standalone machine with Windows XP, both working with the same login with admin privileges? 

  • IP address of host cannot be determined

    Every time I try to install Oracle 10g on Windows Server 2003, I get an error. It says it's thrown when the IP address of a host cannot be determined. 

  • Tools to migrate stored procedures and queries

    What are the tools available to migrate stored procedures and queries from Oracle 8i to Oracle 10g? 

  • Can't install Developer 2000 on same machine as 9i

    I have Windows XP and Oracle 9i installed on it. However, whenever I try to install Developer 2000 on it it says that that an Oracle home directory by the name of Ora 9.0 already exists on it. 

  • Errors after installing Oracle 8.1.7 release 3 patch

    I just installed the Oracle 8.1.7 release 3 patch on Windows 2000 and I can no longer get Oracle to run. I am getting "ORA-02034: Oracle Not available," and the OraDim.log has "ORA-01078: Failure in processing sys parameters" and "ORA-12638: Crediten... 

  • Oracle listener affected by new Service Pack 2

    I'm on Windows XP and I just upgraded to a new Service Pack 2. It seemed to affect my Oracle Listener. I get ORA-12541 errors now when I try to connect, no matter how I try to connect. This was not happening before and my TNSNAMES.ORA and LISTENER...