|Oracle® Database Release Notes
11g Release 2 (11.2) for HP-UX Itanium
Part Number E10850-01
11g Release 2 (11.2) for HP-UX Itanium
This document contains important information that was not included in the platform-specific or product-specific documentation for this release. This document supplements Oracle Database Readme.
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The latest certification information for Oracle Database 11g Release 2 (11.2) is available on My Oracle Support (formerly OracleMetaLink) at:
Bash is not supported on HP-UX Itanium.
A list of unavailable features and products is available in Section 2, "Features Not Available or Restricted in This Release," in Oracle Database Readme.
Database Smart Flash Cache Support
Database Smart Flash Cache is supported on Solaris and Oracle Enterprise Linux only.
Oracle Automatic Storage Management Cluster File System and Oracle Automatic Storage Management Dynamic Volume Manager Support
Oracle Automatic Storage Management Cluster File System and Oracle Automatic Storage Management Dynamic Volume Manager are supported only on Oracle Enterprise Linux 5.0 and Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.0 on Linux x86 and Linux x86-64. On Windows x64, Oracle CFS and Oracle ADVM are only supported on Windows Server 2003.
The media pack for this release consists of the following DVDs:
Oracle Database 11g Release 2 (22.214.171.124.0) for HP-UX Itanium - This DVD contains the Oracle Database software, installation guides for each product installation type, such as Oracle Database, Oracle Database Client, Oracle grid infrastructure for a cluster, and Oracle Real Application Clusters, Oracle Database Quick Installation Guide, Oracle Database Client Quick Installation Guide, and Oracle Database Release Notes for HP-UX Itanium.
Oracle Database Documentation Library (126.96.36.199.0) - This DVD contains the documentation library for Oracle Database 11g Release 2.
Refer to the installation guides for the preinstallation requirements. The following are the additional requirements:
Before you can upgrade Oracle Automatic Storage Management 11g release 11.1 (188.8.131.52), you must ensure that a required patch is installed. Refer to bug 9124931 for more information. When you have confirmed that your 11.1 installation meets the requirements for the rolling upgrade, log in as the Oracle grid infrastructure installation owner, and set the following user environment variable:
$ export ASMCA_ROLLING_UPGRADE=true
Review the following sections for information about issues that affect Oracle Database installation, configuration, and upgrade:
For late-breaking updates and best practices about preupgrade, postupgrade, compatibility, and interoperability discussions, refer to Note 785351.1 on My Oracle Support (formerly OracleMetaLink) (
https://support.oracle.com/) that links to "Oracle 11gR2 Upgrade Companion" page.
The following section contains information about issues related to Oracle Database 11g and associated products:
Oracle Universal Installer does not copy the translated help files to Oracle database home directory when you select the Spanish or French language.
On the Select Product Languages page, select both the Latin American Spanish and Spanish to get the help files translated in Spanish; and select both the Canadian French and French for the translated help files in French.
This issue is tracked with Oracle bug 9147106.
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Oracle Database Release Notes, 11g Release 2 (11.2) for HP-UX Itanium
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