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11g Release 1 (11.1) for HP-UX

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A

architecture
checking system architecture, 2.5
ASM
and multiple databases, 3.2.1.3
changing owner and permissions of disks
on HP-UX, 5.5.3, 5.5.3
character device names
on HP-UX, 5.5.3
checking disk availability on HP-UX, 5.5.3
configuring disks
on HP-UX, 5.5.3
creating the asmdba group, 3.2.2.4
identifying available disks on HP-UX, 5.5.3
identifying disks on HP-UX, 5.5.3
number of instances on each node, 1.9.1, 5.1.1
OSDBA group for ASM, 3.2.1.3
storage option for data files, 4.1.2, 5.1.2
asm group
creating, 3.2.2.3
asmdba group
creating, 3.2.2.4
Automatic Storage Management
changing owner and permissions of disks, 1.9.1, 4.4.3, 5.7.1
character device names, 1.9.1, 4.4.3, 5.7.1
characteristics of failure groups, 5.5.1
checking disk availability, 1.9.1, 4.4.3, 5.7.1
disk groups, 5.5.1
failure groups, 5.5.1
examples, 5.5.1
identifying, 5.5.1
identifying available disks, 1.9.1, 4.4.3, 5.7.1
identifying disks, 1.9.1, 4.4.3, 5.7.1
recommendations for disk groups, 5.5.1
space required for preconfigured database, 5.5.1
Automatic Storage Management See ASM.

B

Bourne shell
default user startup file, 2.11
bundle
checking, 2.8

C

C compiler
requirement, 2.7.1
C shell
default user startup file, 2.11
Central Inventory, 3.2.1.1
about, 2.4.1
See also oraInventory
changing host names, 6.1
character device
device name, 1.9.1, 4.4.3, 4.4.4.1, 5.7.1
device name on HP-UX, 5.5.3
character device names, 1.9.1, 4.4.3, 4.4.4.1, 5.7.1
checking disk availability for Automatic Storage Management, 1.9.1, 4.4.3, 5.7.1
checking disk availability for raw devices, 4.4.4.1
checking existence of the nobody user, 3.1.2.1, 3.2.2.7
checking quality pack requirement, 2.8
checking version, 2.8
chmod command, 1.9.1, 4.3.3, 4.4.3, 5.4.7, 5.5.3, 5.7.1
chown command, 1.9.1, 4.3.3, 4.4.3, 5.4.7, 5.5.3, 5.7.1
cluster configuration file, 6.3.2
cluster file system
storage option for data files, 4.1.2, 5.1.2
cluster interconnect
Hyper Messaging protocol, 2.7.1, 2.7.2, 2.7.2
cluster name
requirements for, 6.2
cluster nodes
private node names, 6.2
public node names, 6.2
specifying uids and gids, 3.1.2.3, 3.2.2.8
virtual node names, 6.2
Cluster Ready Services
upgrading, 6.2
Cluster Synchronization Services, 6.2
Cluster Verification Utility
difference between runcluvfy.sh and cluvfy, 2.14.1
hardware and operating system setup stage verification, 5.8
Oracle Clusterware configuration check, 6.1
shared storage area check, 4.2, 5.2
user equivalency troubleshooting, 6.1.1
clusterware diagnostics, A.3
COBOL
required compiler for, 2.7.2
commands
chmod, 4.3.3, 4.3.3, 5.4.7
chown, 4.3.3, 4.3.3, 5.4.7
cluvfy, 2.14.3
groupadd, 3.2.2.8
id, 3.1.2.1, 3.1.2.3, 3.2.2.7, 3.2.2.8
mkdir, 4.3.3, 4.3.3, 5.4.7
passwd, 3.1.2.3, 3.2.2.8
runcluvfy.sh, 2.14.1
umask, 3.5
useradd, 2.4.5.2, 3.1.2.3, 3.2.2.5.2, 3.2.2.6, 3.2.2.8
usermod, 3.2.2.5.3
xhost, 2.2
xterm, 2.2
configuring kernel parameters, 2.9
control files
raw devices for, 4.4.3, 4.4.4.2, 5.6.2, 5.7.1
creating a volume group directory, 4.4.4.1
creating logical volumes, 4.4.4.2
creating required X library symbolic links, 2.12
creating volume groups, 4.4.4.1
CRS
raw device for OCR, 4.4.1
CSD
download location for WebSphere MQ, 2.8
CSS, 6.2
OCCSD, 6.2
custom database
failure groups for Automatic Storage Management, 5.5.1
requirements when using Automatic Storage Management, 5.5.1
Custom installation type
reasons for choosing, 3.2.1.2
CVU. See Cluster Verification Utility

D

data files
creating separate directories for, 4.3.3, 5.4.7
setting permissions on data file directories, 4.3.3, 5.4.7
storage options, 4.1.2, 5.1.2
data loss
minimizing with Automatic Storage Management, 5.5.1
database files
supported storage options, 4.1.2, 5.1.2
databases
Automatic Storage Management requirements, 5.5.1
dba group
and ASM disks on HP-UX, 5.5.3
and Automatic Storage Management disks, 1.9.1, 4.4.3, 5.7.1
and SYSDBA privilege, 3.1.1, 3.2.1.2
creating, 3.2.2.1, 3.2.2.1, 3.2.2.3, 3.2.2.4
creating on other nodes, 3.1.2.3, 3.2.2.8
description, 3.1.1, 3.2.1.2
raw device group, 4.4.4.2, 4.4.4.3
DBCA_RAW_CONFIG environment variable, 1.9.1, 2.11, 4.4.3, 4.4.5, 5.7.1, 5.7.2
default file mode creation mask
setting, 3.5
device names, 1.9.1, 4.4.3, 4.4.4.1, 5.7.1
on HP-UX, 5.5.3
device numbers
identifying minor numbers, 4.4.4.1
diagnostics, A.3
Direct NFS
disabling, 5.4.5
enabling, 5.4.4
for datafiles, 5.4.3
directory
creating separate data file directories, 4.3.3, 5.4.7
permission for data file directories, 4.3.3, 5.4.7
disk
changing permissions and owner for ASM
on HP-UX, 5.5.3
disk group
Automatic Storage Management, 5.5.1
recommendations for Automatic Storage Management disk groups, 5.5.1
disk space
checking, 2.5
requirements for preconfigured database in Automatic Storage Management, 5.5.1
disks
changing permissions and owner for ASM
on HP-UX, 5.5.3
changing permissions and owner for Automatic Storage Management, 1.9.1, 4.4.3, 5.7.1
checking availability for ASM on HP-UX, 5.5.3
checking availability for Automatic Storage Management, 1.9.1, 4.4.3, 5.7.1
checking availability for raw devices, 4.4.4.1
configuring for ASM on HP-UX, 5.5.3
identifying LVM disks, 1.9.1, 4.4.3, 4.4.4.1, 5.7.1
identifying LVM disks on HP-UX, 5.5.3
raw voting disk, 4.4.1
DISPLAY environment variable, 2.9
setting, 2.11

E

emulator
installing from X emulator, 2.2, 2.2
environment
configuring for oracle user, 2.11
environment variables
DBCA_RAW_CONFIG, 1.9.1, 4.4.3, 4.4.5, 5.7.1, 5.7.2
DISPLAY, 2.9, 2.11
ORACLE_HOME, 2.11
removing from shell startup file, 2.11
SHELL, 2.11
TEMP and TMPDIR, 2.5, 2.11
TNS_ADMIN, 2.11
error
X11 forwarding, 2.10.5
/etc/lvmrc file, 4.4.2
EXAMPLE tablespace
raw device for, 4.4.3, 4.4.4.2, 5.7.1
raw devices for, 5.6.2
examples
Automatic Storage Management failure groups, 5.5.1
executable_stack parameter
recommended value, 2.9
external jobs
UNIX user required for, 3.1.1, 3.2.1.1
extjob executable
UNIX user required for, 3.1.1, 3.2.1.1

F

failure group
Automatic Storage Management, 5.5.1
characteristics of Automatic Storage Management failure group, 5.5.1
examples of Automatic Storage Management failure groups, 5.5.1
features, new, Preface
file mode creation mask
setting, 3.5
file system
storage option for data files, 4.1.2, 5.1.2
files
$ORACLE_HOME/lib/libnfsodm10.so, 5.4.4
$ORACLE_HOME/lib/libodm10.so, 5.4.4
control files
raw devices for, 4.4.3, 4.4.4.2, 5.6.2, 5.7.1
editing shell startup file, 2.11
/etc/lvmrc, 4.4.2
.login, 2.11
oraInst.loc, 2.4.3
password file
raw device for, 4.4.3, 4.4.4.2, 5.7.1
raw devices for, 5.6.2
.profile, 2.11
raw device mapping file, 2.11
desupport for, 5.6.3, 5.7.3
redo log files
raw devices for, 4.4.3, 4.4.4.2, 5.6.2, 5.7.1
server parameter file
raw devices for, 4.4.3, 4.4.4.2, 5.7.1
SPFILE
raw devices for, 4.4.4.2, 5.6.2
SPFILE file
raw device for, 4.4.3, 5.7.1
raw devices for, 5.6.2
filesets, 2.7
checking, 2.8
Fortran
required compiler for, 2.7.2

G

gid
identifying existing, 3.1.2.3, 3.2.2.8
specifying, 3.1.2.3, 3.2.2.8
specifying on other nodes, 3.1.2.3, 3.2.2.8
globalization
support for, 6.2
group IDs
identifying existing, 3.1.2.3, 3.2.2.8
specifying, 3.1.2.3, 3.2.2.8
specifying on other nodes, 3.1.2.3, 3.2.2.8
groups
checking for existing oinstall group, 2.4.3, 2.4.3
creating identical groups on other nodes, 3.1.2.3, 3.1.2.3, 3.2.2.8, 3.2.2.8
creating the asm group, 3.2.2.3, 3.2.2.3
creating the asmdba group, 3.2.2.4, 3.2.2.4
creating the dba group, 3.2.2.1, 3.2.2.1
creating the oinstall group, 2.4.1, 2.4.1
creating the oper group, 3.2.2.2, 3.2.2.2
specifying when creating users, 3.1.2.3, 3.1.2.3, 3.2.2.8, 3.2.2.8
UNIX OSDBA group (dba), 3.1.1, 3.2.1.2
UNIX OSOPER group (oper), 3.2.1.2
using NIS, 3.1, 3.1.2.3, 3.2, 3.2.2.8

H

hardware requirements, 2.5
host names
changing, 6.1
HP Serviceguard. See Serviceguard
HP-UX
11.23, 2.7.1
11.31, 2.7.1
character device names, 5.5.3
checking disk availability for ASM, 5.5.3
configuring disks for ASM, 5.5.3
identifying disks for ASM, 5.5.3
identifying LVM disks, 5.5.3
Hyper Messaging Protocol
using as a cluster interconnect, 2.7.1, 2.7.2, 2.7.2
HyperFabric software
requirement, 2.7.1, 2.7.2, 2.7.2

I

id command, 3.1.2.1, 3.1.2.3, 3.2.2.7, 3.2.2.8
identifying disks for Automatic Storage Management, 1.9.1, 4.4.3, 5.7.1
identifying disks for LVM, 4.4.4.1
identifying LVM disks, 1.9.1, 4.4.3, 4.4.4.1, 5.7.1
initializing disks for LVM, 4.4.4.1
installation
and globalization, 6.2
using cluster configuration file, 6.3.2
installation types
and Automatic Storage Management requirements, 5.5.1
intermittent hangs
and socket files, 6.4
ioscan command, 1.9.1, 4.4.3, 4.4.4.1, 5.5.3, 5.7.1
Itanium
operating system requirements, 2.7.2

J

JDK requirements, 2.7

K

kernel parameters
configuring, 2.9
maxvgs, 4.4.4.1
setting, 2.9
Korn shell
default user startup file, 2.11
ksi_alloc_max parameter
recommended value, 2.9

L

libnfsodm10.so, 5.4.4
libodm10.so, 5.4.4
logical volumes
creating, 4.4.4.2
.login file, 2.11
lvcreate command, 4.4.4.2
LVM
checking disk availability, 4.4.4.1
creating a volume group directory, 4.4.4.1
creating volume groups, 4.4.4.1
identifying available disks, 4.4.4.1
identifying LVM disks, 4.4.4.1
identifying minor device numbers, 4.4.4.1
identifying volume group devices, 1.9.1, 4.4.3, 5.7.1
identifying volume group devices on HP-UX, 5.5.3
initializing disks, 4.4.4.1
maximum number of volume groups, 4.4.4.1
recommendations for Automatic Storage Management, 5.5.1
lvmrc file, 4.4.2

M

mapping file
for raw devices, 2.11
mask
setting default file mode creation mask, 3.5
max_thread_proc parameter
recommended value, 2.9
maxdsiz parameter
recommended value, 2.9
maxdsiz_64bit parameter
recommended value, 2.9
maxssiz parameter
recommended value, 2.9
maxssiz_64bit parameter
recommended value, 2.9
maxuprc parameter
recommended value, 2.9
maxvgs parameter, 4.4.4.1
MC/ServiceGuard
See Serviceguard
memory requirements, 2.5
minor device numbers
identifying, 4.4.4.1
mkdir command, 4.3.3, 5.4.7
mknod command, 4.4.4.1
mode
setting default file mode creation mask, 3.5
msgmap parameter
recommended value, 2.9
msgmni parameter
recommended value, 2.9
msgseg parameter
recommended value, 2.9
msgtql parameter
recommended value, 2.9
multiple databases
and ASM, 3.2.1.3
multiple oracle homes, 2.4.5, 5.4.7

N

ncsize parameter
recommended value, 2.9
Network Information Services
See NIS
new features, Preface
nfile parameter
recommended value, 2.9
nflocks parameter
recommended value, 2.9
NFS, 4.3.2, 5.4.6
and data files, 5.4.2
and Oracle Clusterware files, 4.3.1, 5.4.1
buffer size parameters for, 4.3.2, 5.4.6
Direct NFS, 5.4.3
for datafiles, 5.4.2
rsize, 4.3.2, 5.4.6
ninode parameter
recommended value, 2.9
NIS
alternative to local users and groups, 3.1, 3.1.2, 3.2, 3.2.2
nkthread parameter
recommended value, 2.9
nobody user
checking existence of, 3.1.2.1, 3.2.2.7
description, 3.1.1, 3.2.1.1
nproc parameter
recommended value, 2.9

O

OCCSD, 6.2
OCR
raw device for, 4.4.1
OCR. See Oracle Cluster Registry
oinstall
and oraInst.loc, 2.4.3
oinstall group
checking for existing, 2.4.3
creating, 2.4.1
creating on other nodes, 3.1.2.3, 3.2.2.8
description, 2.3
olsnodes command, A.3
oper group
and SYSOPER privilege, 3.2.1.2
creating, 3.2.2.2, 3.2.2.2
creating on other nodes, 3.1.2.3, 3.2.2.8
description, 3.2.1.2
operating system
checking version, 2.8
operating system requirements, 2.7
Itanium, 2.7.2
Oracle base directory
about, 3.3
minimum disk size for, 2.5
Oracle Cluster Registry
configuration of, 6.2
mirroring, 4.3.1, 5.4.1
partition sizes, 4.3.1
See OCR
supported storage options, 4.1.2
Oracle Clusterware
and upgrading ASM instances, 1.9.1, 5.1.1
installing, 6
installing with Oracle Universal Installer, 6.3
raw device for voting disk, 4.4.1
rolling upgrade of, 6.2
supported storage options for, 4.1.2
upgrading, 4.3.1
Oracle Database
creating data file directories, 4.3.3, 5.4.7
data file storage options, 4.1.2, 5.1.2
privileged groups, 3.1.1, 3.2.1.2
requirements with Automatic Storage Management, 5.5.1
supported storage options for, 5.1.1
Oracle Disk Manager
and Direct NFS, 5.4.4
Oracle Inventory
pointer file, 2.4.3
Oracle Inventory Group
and Central Inventory (oraInventory), 2.4.1
Oracle Inventory group
checking for existing, 2.4.3
creating, 2.4.1, 2.4.4
creating on other nodes, 3.1.2.3, 3.2.2.8
description, 2.3
Oracle Notification Server Configuration Assistant, 6.3.1
Oracle patch updates, 7.1.2
Oracle Private Interconnect Configuration Assistant, 6.3.1
Oracle RAC
configuring disks for raw devices, 5.6.2
Oracle Real Application Clusters
shared storage device setup, 5.6.1
Oracle Software Owner user
and ASM disks, 5.5.3, 5.5.3
and Automatic Storage Management disks, 1.9.1, 4.4.3, 5.7.1
configuring environment for, 2.11
creating, 2.4.5, 2.4.5.1, 3.2.2.5, 3.2.2.5.1
creating on other nodes, 3.1.2.3, 3.2.2.8
description, 2.3, 3.2.1.1
determining default shell, 2.11
raw device owner, 4.4.4.2, 4.4.4.3
required group membership, 2.3, 3.2.1.1
Oracle Universal Installer
and Oracle Clusterware, 6.3
Oracle Upgrade Companion, 2.1
oracle user
and ASM disks, 5.5.3, 5.5.3
and Automatic Storage Management disks, 1.9.1, 4.4.3, 5.7.1
configuring environment for, 2.11
creating, 2.4.5, 2.4.5.1, 2.4.5.2, 3.2.2.5, 3.2.2.5.1, 3.2.2.5.2
creating on other nodes, 3.1.2.3, 3.2.2.8
description, 2.3, 3.2.1.1
determining default shell, 2.11
raw device owner, 4.4.4.2, 4.4.4.3
required group membership, 2.3, 3.2.1.1
ORACLE_BASE environment variable
removing from shell startup file, 2.11
ORACLE_HOME environment variable
removing from shell startup file, 2.11
unsetting, 2.11
ORACLE_SID environment variable
removing from shell startup file, 2.11
OracleMetaLink, 7.1.2
oraInst.loc
and Central Inventory, 2.4.3
contents of, 2.4.3
oraInst.loc file
location, 2.4.3
location of, 2.4.3
oraInventory, 3.2.1.1
creating, 2.4.4
oraInventory directory
and Oracle Inventory Group, 2.4.1
OSASM
and multiple databases, 3.2.1.3
and SYSASM, 3.2.1.3
OSASM group
creating, 3.2.2.3
OSDBA group
and ASM disks on HP-UX, 5.5.3
and Automatic Storage Management disks, 1.9.1, 4.4.3, 5.7.1
and SYSDBA privilege, 3.1.1, 3.2.1.2
creating, 3.2.2.1
creating on other nodes, 3.1.2.3, 3.2.2.8
description, 3.1.1, 3.2.1.2
for ASM, 3.2.1.3
raw device group, 4.4.4.2, 4.4.4.3
OSDBA group for ASM
creating, 3.2.2.4
OSOPER group
and SYSOPER privilege, 3.2.1.2
creating, 3.2.2.2
creating on other nodes, 3.1.2.3, 3.2.2.8
description, 3.2.1.2
OUI
see Oracle Universal Installer

P

PA-RISC system
operating system requirement, 2.7.1
partition
using with Automatic Storage Management, 5.5.1
partitions
creating, 5.6.2
creating raw partitions, 4.4.1
required sizes for raw devices, 4.4.1
passwd command, 3.1.2.3, 3.2.2.8
password file
raw device for, 4.4.3, 4.4.4.2, 5.7.1
raw devices for, 5.6.2
patch download location, 2.8
patch updates
download, 7.1.2
install, 7.1.2
OracleMetaLink, 7.1.2
patches
download location, 2.8
PC X server
installing from, 2.2, 2.2
permissions
for data file directories, 4.3.3, 5.4.7
physical RAM requirements, 2.5
postinstallation
patch download and install, 7.1.2
root.sh back up, 7.2.1
Precompilers
requirements, 2.7.1
preconfigured database
Automatic Storage Management disk space requirements, 5.5.1
requirements when using Automatic Storage Management, 5.5.1
preinstallation
shared storage device creation, 5.6.1
privileged groups
for Oracle Database, 3.1.1, 3.2.1.2
Pro*C/C++
requirements, 2.7.1
processor
checking system architecture, 2.5
product
checking, 2.8
.profile file, 2.11
pvcreate command, 4.4.4.1
pvdisplay command, 1.9.1, 4.4.3, 4.4.4.1, 5.5.3, 5.7.1

Q

quality pack
checking requirements, 2.8
download location, 2.8
quality pack download location, 2.8

R

RAC
configuring disks for ASM on HP-UX, 5.5.3
configuring disks for raw devices, 4.4.4.1
RAID
and mirroring Oracle Cluster Registry and voting disk, 5.4.1
and mirroring Oracle Cluster Registry and voting disks, 4.3.1
recommended Automatic Storage Management redundancy level, 5.5.1
RAM requirements, 2.5
raw device
for OCR, 4.4.1
for password file, 4.4.3, 4.4.4.2, 5.7.1
for server parameter file, 4.4.3, 4.4.4.2, 5.7.1
for SPFILE, 4.4.3, 4.4.4.2, 5.6.2, 5.7.1
for SPFILE file, 5.6.2
for voting disk, 4.4.1
raw device sizes, 4.4.4.2
raw devices
character device names, 4.4.4.1
checking disk availability, 4.4.4.1
creating logical volumes, 4.4.4.2
creating partitions on, 5.6.2
creating raw partitions, 4.4.1
DBCA_RAW_CONFIG environment variable, 2.11
desupport for creating a raw device mapping file, 5.6.3, 5.7.3
for control files, 4.4.3, 4.4.4.2, 5.6.2, 5.7.1
for EXAMPLE tablespace, 4.4.3, 4.4.4.2, 5.6.2, 5.7.1
for password file, 5.6.2
for redo log files, 4.4.3, 4.4.4.2, 5.6.2, 5.7.1
for SYSAUX tablespace, 4.4.3, 4.4.4.2, 5.6.2, 5.7.1
for SYSTEM tablespace, 4.4.3, 4.4.4.2, 5.6.2, 5.7.1
for TEMP tablespace, 4.4.3, 4.4.4.2, 5.6.2, 5.7.1
for UNDOTBS tablespace, 4.4.3, 4.4.4.2, 5.6.2, 5.7.1
for USER tablespace, 4.4.3, 4.4.4.2, 5.6.2, 5.7.1
identifying disks, 4.4.4.1
identifying LVM disks, 4.4.4.1
initializing disks for LVM, 4.4.4.1
required sizes, 4.4.1, 4.4.4.2
specifying location of mapping file, 2.11
specifying owner and permissions, 4.4.4.2, 4.4.4.3
storage option for data files, 4.1.2, 5.1.2
value for DBCA_RAW_CONFIG environment variable, 1.9.1, 4.4.3, 4.4.5, 5.7.1, 5.7.2
recovery files
supported storage options, 4.1.2, 5.1.2
redo log files
raw devices for, 4.4.3, 4.4.4.2, 5.6.2, 5.7.1
redundancy level
and space requirements for preconfigured database, 5.5.1
requirements
hardware, 2.5
requirements on PA-RISC systems, 2.7.1
rolling upgrade
Oracle Clusterware, 6.2
root user
logging in as, 2.2
root.sh, 6.3.1
back up, 7.2.1
running, 6.2
rsize parameter, 4.3.2, 5.4.6

S

SAM
starting, 2.9
sam command, 2.9
scripts
root.sh, 6.2
security
dividing ownership of Oracle software, 3.2
semmni parameter
recommended value, 2.9
semmns parameter
recommended value, 2.9
semmnu parameter
recommended value, 2.9
semvmx parameter
recommended value, 2.9
server parameter file
raw device for, 4.4.3, 4.4.4.2, 5.7.1
Serviceguard
requirement, 2.7.1, 2.7.2, 2.7.2
setting kernel parameters, 2.9
shared storage devices
configuring for datafiles, 5.6
shell
determining default shell for oracle user, 2.11
SHELL environment variable
checking value of, 2.11
shell startup file
editing, 2.11
removing environment variables, 2.11
shmmax parameter
recommended value, 2.9
shmmni parameter
recommended value, 2.9
shmseg parameter
recommended value, 2.9
software requirements, 2.7
checking software requirements, 2.8
specifying owner and permissions of raw devices, 4.4.4.2, 4.4.4.3
SPFILE
raw device for, 4.4.3, 4.4.4.2, 5.7.1
raw devices for, 5.6.2, 5.6.2
ssh
and X11 Forwarding, 2.10.5
user equivalency errors with, 2.10
Standard Edition Oracle Database
supported storage options for, 5.1.1
startup file
for shell, 2.11
storage options
for Enterprise Edition installations, 5.1.1
for Standard Edition installations, 5.1.1
supported storage options, 5.1.2, 5.1.2
Oracle Clusterware, 4.1.2
swap space
requirements, 2.5
swlist command, 2.8, 2.8, 2.8
symbolic links
X library links required, 2.12
SYSASM
and OSASM, 3.2.1.3
SYSAUX tablespace
raw device for, 4.4.3, 4.4.4.2, 5.7.1
raw devices for, 5.6.2
SYSDBA
using database SYSDBA on ASM deprecated, 3.2.1.3
SYSDBA privilege
associated UNIX group, 3.1.1, 3.2.1.2
SYSOPER privilege
associated UNIX group, 3.2.1.2
System Administration Manager
See SAM
System Administration Manager (SAM), 2.9, 2.9
system architecture
checking, 2.5
SYSTEM tablespace
raw device for, 4.4.3, 4.4.4.2, 5.7.1
raw devices for, 5.6.2

T

TEMP environment variable, 2.5
setting, 2.11
TEMP tablespace
raw device for, 4.4.3, 4.4.4.2, 5.7.1
raw devices for, 5.6.2
temporary directory, 2.5
temporary disk space
checking, 2.5
freeing, 2.5
requirements, 2.5
/tmp directory
checking space in, 2.5
freeing space in, 2.5
TMPDIR environment variable, 2.5
setting, 2.11
TNS_ADMIN environment variable
unsetting, 2.11
troubleshooting
intermittent hangs, 6.4
ssh, 2.10.2
ssh and user equivalency errors, 2.10
user equivalency, 2.10.2, 6.1.1

U

uid
identifying existing, 3.1.2.3, 3.2.2.8
specifying, 3.1.2.3, 3.2.2.8
specifying on other nodes, 3.1.2.3, 3.2.2.8
umask command, 3.5
uname command, 2.8
UNDOTBS tablespace
raw device for, 4.4.3, 4.4.4.2, 5.7.1
raw devices for, 5.6.2
UNIX commands
chmod, 1.9.1, 4.4.3, 5.5.3, 5.7.1
chown, 1.9.1, 4.4.3, 5.5.3, 5.7.1
ioscan, 1.9.1, 4.4.3, 4.4.4.1, 5.5.3, 5.7.1
lvcreate, 4.4.4.2
mknod, 4.4.4.1
pvcreate, 4.4.4.1
pvdisplay, 1.9.1, 4.4.3, 4.4.4.1, 5.5.3, 5.7.1
sam, 2.9
swap, 2.5
swapon, 2.5
swlist, 2.8, 2.8, 2.8
uname, 2.8
unset, 2.11
unsetenv, 2.11
vgchange, 4.4.4.1, 4.4.4.3
vgcreate, 4.4.4.1
vgexport, 4.4.4.3
vgimport, 4.4.4.3
xterm, 2.2
UNIX groups
oinstall, 2.3
OSDBA (dba), 3.1.1, 3.2.1.2
OSOPER (oper), 3.2.1.2
required for oracle user, 2.3, 3.2.1.1
using NIS, 3.1.2, 3.2.2
UNIX users
nobody, 3.1.1, 3.2.1.1
oracle, 2.3, 3.2.1.1
required for external jobs, 3.1.1, 3.2.1.1
unprivileged user, 3.1.1, 3.2.1.1
using NIS, 3.1.2, 3.2.2
unprivileged user
nobody user, 3.1.1, 3.2.1.1
unset command, 2.11
unsetenv command, 2.11
upgrade
of Cluster Ready Services, 6.2
of Oracle Clusterware, 6.2
upgrades, 2.1
upgrading
and existing ASM instances, 1.9.1, 5.1.1
and OCR partition sizes, 4.3.1
and voting disk partition sizes, 4.3.1
user equivalence
testing, 6.1.1
user equivalency errors, 2.10
user IDs
identifying existing, 3.1.2.3, 3.2.2.8
specifying, 3.1.2.3, 3.2.2.8
specifying on other nodes, 3.1.2.3, 3.2.2.8
USER tablespace
raw device for, 4.4.3, 4.4.4.2, 5.7.1
raw devices for, 5.6.2
useradd command, 2.4.5.2, 3.1.2.3, 3.2.2.5.2, 3.2.2.6, 3.2.2.8
users
checking existence of the nobody user, 3.1.2.1, 3.1.2.1, 3.2.2.7, 3.2.2.7
creating identical users on other nodes, 3.1.2.3, 3.1.2.3, 3.2.2.8, 3.2.2.8
creating the oracle user, 2.4.5, 2.4.5, 2.4.5.1, 2.4.5.1, 3.2.2.5, 3.2.2.5, 3.2.2.5.1, 3.2.2.5.1
Oracle Software Owner user (oracle), 2.3, 3.2.1.1
specifying groups when creating, 3.1.2.3, 3.1.2.3, 3.2.2.8, 3.2.2.8
UNIX nobody user, 3.1.1, 3.2.1.1
using NIS, 3.1, 3.1.2.3, 3.2, 3.2.2.8

V

vgchange command, 4.4.4.1, 4.4.4.3
vgcreate command, 4.4.4.1
vgexport command, 4.4.4.3
vgimport command, 4.4.4.3
volume group
creating a directory for, 4.4.4.1
volume groups
creating, 4.4.4.1
volumes
creating logical volumes, 4.4.4.2
voting disk
configuration of, 6.2
mirroring, 4.3.1, 5.4.1
raw device for, 4.4.1
voting disks, 4.1.2
partition sizes, 4.3.1
requirement of absolute majority of, 4.1.2
supported storage options, 4.1.2
vps_ceiling parameter
recommended value, 2.9

W

WebSphere MQ
CSD download location, 2.8
workstation
installing from, 2.2
wsize, 4.3.2, 5.4.6
wsize parameter, 4.3.2, 5.4.6

X

X emulator
installing from, 2.2, 2.2
X library symbolic links
required, 2.12
X window system
enabling remote hosts, 2.2, 2.2, 2.2
X11 forwarding
error, 2.10.5
xhost command, 2.2
xterm command, 2.2, 2.2