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Oracle Database Online Documentation 11g Release 1 (11.1)

Installing and Upgrading

Installation guides for Oracle Database 11g and accompanying products on various platforms are collected here.

Essentials

Describes Oracle Database licensing. If you have a question about your licensing needs, please contact your Oracle sales representative or refer to the resources listed in "Related Documents" for more information.
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Describes important last-minute features and changes not included in the Oracle Database Documentation Library.
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Describes how to manage Oracle and third-party software using the Oracle Universal Installer and OPatch.
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Explains the process of planning and executing database upgrades on Oracle Database server. In addition, this guide provides information about compatibility, about upgrading applications to the current release of Oracle, and about important changes in the current release, such as initialization parameter and data dictionary changes.
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Linux Installation Guides

These Release Notes contain important information not included in the Oracle Database documentation for Linux.
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Describes how to quickly install Oracle Database on Linux x86 systems.
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Describes how to quickly install Oracle Database 11g on Linux x86-64 systems using the default installation options.
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Describes how to install and configure Oracle Database on Linux.
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Describes how to quickly install Oracle Database client on Linux x86 systems.
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Describes how to quickly install Oracle Database 11g on Linux x86-64 systems that do not have any Oracle software installed.
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Describes how to install and configure llg Oracle Database client on Linux.
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Provides Oracle Clusterware for Linux installation and configuration information, and database preinstallation system configuration information for Oracle Real Application Clusters.
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Explains Oracle Real Application Clusters setup and configuration procedures for Linux and UNIX as well as how to use Oracle tools for software installation and database creation.
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Microsoft Windows Installation Guides

These Release Notes contain important information not included in the Oracle Database documentation for Microsoft Windows.
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Describes how to quickly install the Oracle Database product on 32-bit Windows systems using default installation options.
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Describes how to install the Oracle Database product on Windows x64 systems using the default installation options.
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Describes how to install and configure Oracle Database on Microsoft Windows.
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Describes how to quickly install the Oracle Database Client product on 32-bit Windows systems. It includes information about hardware and software requirements, Web Browser support, and installing the Oracle Database Client Software.
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Describes how to quickly install the Oracle Database Client product on Windows x64 systems
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Describes how to install and configure Oracle Database client on Microsoft Windows.
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Provides configuration information for network and system administrators, and database installation information for database administrators (DBAs) who install and configure Oracle Clusterware for Microsoft Windows.
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Explains how to install and configure Oracle Database with Oracle Real Application Clusters on Microsoft Windows clusters running Windows 2000 (32-bit), Windows Server 2003, or Windows 2003 R2 systems.
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Solaris Installation Guides

Provides 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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Describes how to quickly install Oracle Database 11g on Solaris systems.
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Provides instructions about installing and configuring Oracle Database for Solaris. This guide covers Optimal Flexible Architecture, Database Storage Options, and Database Configuration Options.
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Describes how to quickly install Oracle Client on Solaris Operating System (SPARC 64-Bit).
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Provides instructions about installing and configuring Oracle Database for Solaris. This guide also talks about installing and configuring database using response files, globalization support, ports, and troubleshooting.
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Describes how to install and configure Oracle Clusterware, and how to configure a server and storage in preparation for an Oracle Real Application Clusters installation.
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Explains Oracle Real Application Clusters setup and configuration procedures for Linux and UNIX as well as how to use Oracle tools for software installation and database creation.
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HP-UX Installation Guides

Provides 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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Describes how to quickly install Oracle Database 11g on HP-UX Itanium systems. It includes information about logging in to the System as root, checking the hardware and software requirements, creating required Operating System Groups and Users, configuring Kernel parameters, creating required directories, configuring the oracle User's environment, mounting the product disc, installing Oracle Database, and installing Oracle Database examples.
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Describes how to quickly install Oracle Database 11g on HP-UX Itanium systems.
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Provides instructions about installing and configuring Oracle Database for HP-UX. This guide covers Optimal Flexible Architecture, Database Storage Options, and Database Configuration Options. This guide also talks about installing and configuring database using response files, globalization support, ports, and troubleshooting.
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Describes how to quickly install Oracle Database Client on HP-UX Itanium systems. It includes information about logging in to the System as root, checking the hardware and software requirements, creating required Operating System Group and User, creating an Oracle Base directory, configuring the oracle User's environment, mounting the product disc, and installing Oracle Client.
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Describes how to quickly install Oracle Database Client on HP-UX Itanium systems.
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Provides instructions about installing and configuring Oracle Database for HP-UX. This guide also talks about installing and configuring database using response files, globalization support, ports, and troubleshooting.
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11.1.0.7 update. Includes fixes for bugs 6757223,6757256,6688807.
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Explains Oracle Real Application Clusters setup and configuration procedures for Linux and UNIX as well as how to use Oracle tools for software installation and database creation.
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AIX Installation Guides

Provides 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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Describes how to quickly install Oracle Database 11g on AIX system. It includes information about logging in to the System as root, checking the hardware and software requirements, creating required Operating System Groups and Users, configure Shell limits and System configuration parameters, creating required directories, configuring the Oracle User's environment, running the rootpre.sh Script, mounting the product disc, installing Oracle database, and installing Oracle Database examples.
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Provides instructions about installing and configuring Oracle Database for AIX. This guide covers Optimal Flexible Architecture, Database Storage Options, and Database Configuration Options. This guide also talks about installing and configuring database using response files, globalization support, ports, and troubleshooting.
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Describes how to quickly install Oracle Client 11g on AIX system. It includes information about logging in to the System as root, checking the hardware and software requirements, creating required Operating System Groups and Users, creating required directories, configuring the oracle User's environment, mounting the product disc, and installing Oracle Client.
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Provides instructions about installing and configuring Oracle Database for AIX. This guide also talks about installing and configuring database using response files, globalization support, ports, and troubleshooting.
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Describes how to install and configure Oracle Clusterware, and how to configure a server and storage in preparation for an Oracle Real Application Clusters installation.
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Supplementary Installation Guides

Products installed separately from the database.

Describes how to install and configure the products available on the Oracle Database Examples installation media.
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Provides information on determining hardware and software requirements, installing, configuring, or administering an Oracle Database Gateway for APPC, developing applications that access remote host databases through the gateway using either the SNA communication protocol or the TCP/IP for IMS Connect communication protocol, determining security requirements, determining and resolving problems.
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Provides information on determining hardware and software requirements, installing, configuring, or administering an Oracle Database Gateway for APPC, developing applications that access remote host databases through the gateway using either the SNA communication protocol or the TCP/IP for IMS Connect communication protocol, determining security requirements, determining and resolving problems.
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Describes the installation and configuration of Oracle Transparent Gateway for IMS, VSAM, and Adabas, which enables Oracle client applications to access IMS, VSAM, and Adabas data through Structured Query Language (SQL). The gateway, with the Oracle Database, creates the appearance that all data is located on a local Oracle Database, even though the data can be widely distributed.
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Describes the installation and configuration of Oracle Database Gateway for IMS, VSAM, and Adabas, which enables Oracle client applications to access IMS, VSAM, and Adabas data through Structured Query Language (SQL). The gateway, with the Oracle Database, creates the appearance that all data is located on a local Oracle Database, even though the data can be widely distributed.
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Describes how to install and configure Oracle Database Gateway for Sybase, Informix, Teradata, Microsoft SQL Server, and ODBC on UNIX based platforms.
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Describes how to install Oracle Database Gateway for Sybase, Informix, Teradata, SQL Server, ODBC, and DRDA on Microsoft Windows (32-bit) platform.
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Describes installing, configuring, and administrating Oracle Warehouse Builder.
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