Use the questions in this section to plan the installation and configuration of Sun Cluster HA for Oracle. Write the answers to these questions in the space that is provided on the data service worksheets in “Configuration Worksheets” in Sun Cluster Data Services Planning and Administration Guide for Solaris OS.
What resource groups will you use for network addresses and application resources and the dependencies between them?
What is the logical hostname (for failover services) or shared address (for scalable services) for clients that will access the data service?
Where will the system configuration files reside?
See “Configuration Guidelines for Sun Cluster Data Services” in Sun Cluster Data Services Planning and Administration Guide for Solaris OS for the advantages and disadvantages of placing the Oracle binaries on the local file system rather than the cluster file system.