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Oracle® Database

Quick Installation Guide

10g Release 1 (10.1.0.3) for Linux x86-64

Part No. B14402-01

October 2004


Oracle Database Quick Installation Guide 10g Release 1 (10.1.0.3) for Linux x86-64

Part No. B14402-01

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This guide describes how to quickly install Oracle Database 10g on Linux x86-64 systems. It includes information about the following:

  1. Documentation Accessibility

  2. Review Information About this Guide

  3. Log In to the System as root

  4. Check the Hardware Requirements

  5. Check the Software Requirements

  6. Create Required UNIX Groups and User

  7. Create Required Directories

  8. Configure Kernel Parameters

  9. Mount the Product Disc

  10. Log In as the oracle User and Configure the oracle User's Environment

  11. Install Oracle Database 10g

  12. Install Products from the Oracle Database 10g Companion CD

  13. What to Do Next

  14. Additional Information

Documentation Accessibility

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Review Information About this Guide

This guide describes how to install Oracle Database 10g using the default installation options.

Tasks Described in this Guide

The procedures in this guide describe how to:

Results of a Successful Installation

After you successfully install Oracle Database 10g:

Tasks Not Described in this Guide

This guide does not describe how to complete the following tasks:

Where to Get Additional Installation Information

For more detailed information about installing Oracle Database 10g, including information about the tasks not described in this guide, see one of the following guides:

Both of these guides are available on the product disc. To access them, use a Web browser to open the welcome.htm file, either in the top-level directory of the CD-ROM or in the db directory on the DVD-ROM, then select the Documentation tab.

Log In to the System as root

Before you install the Oracle software, you must complete several tasks as the root user. To log in as the root user, complete one of the following procedures:


Note:

You must install the software from an X window workstation, an X terminal, or a PC or other system with X server software installed.

Check the Hardware Requirements

The system must meet the following minimum hardware requirements:

Requirement Minimum Value
Physical memory (RAM) 512 MB (524288 KB)
Swap space 1 GB (1048576 KB) or twice the size of RAM

On systems with 2 GB or more of RAM, the swap space can be between one and two times the size of RAM

Disk space in /tmp 400 MB (409600 KB)
Disk space for software files 2.5 GB (2621440 KB)

This value includes 1 GB (1048576 KB) of disk space required to install the Oracle Database 10g Products from the Companion CD (optional, but recommended).

Disk space for database files 1.2 GB (1258290 KB)

To ensure that the system meets these requirements, follow these steps:

  1. To determine the physical RAM size, enter the following command:

    # grep MemTotal /proc/meminfo
    
    

    If the size of the physical RAM installed in the system is less than 512 MB, you must install more memory before continuing.

  2. To determine the size of the configured swap space, enter the following command:

    # grep SwapTotal /proc/meminfo
    
    

    If necessary, see your operating system documentation for information about how to configure additional swap space.

  3. To determine the amount of free disk space available in the /tmp directory, enter the following command:

    # df -h /tmp
    
    

    If there is less than 400 MB of disk space available in the /tmp directory, complete one of the following steps:

    • Delete unnecessary files from the /tmp directory to achieve the required disk space.

    • Set the TEMP and TMPDIR environment variables when setting the oracle user's environment (described later).

    • Extend the file system that contains the /tmp directory. If necessary, contact your system administrator for information about extending file systems.

  4. To determine the amount of free disk space available on the system, enter the following command:

    # df -h
    
    

    This command displays the disk space usage on all mounted file systems. To complete the installation, the system must satisfy either of the following conditions:

    • 3.7 GB (3879731 KB) of free disk space is available on two file systems: one with at least 2.5 GB (2621440 KB) free for the Oracle software and another with at least 1.2 GB free for the preconfigured database

    • 3.7 GB of free disk space is available for the Oracle software and database on a single file system


      Note:

      While installing the Oracle database on a disk drive separate from the software does provide a performance improvement, for best performance, the Oracle database files should be distributed across three or more disks. The Oracle Database Installation Guide for Linux x86-64 describes this more complex and time-consuming type of installation. However, this type of installation is recommended only for experienced users.

Check the Software Requirements

The system must meet the following minimum software requirements, depending on your Linux distribution and version.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 (Updated 2)

SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 9

To ensure that the system meets these requirements, follow these steps:

  1. To determine which distribution and version of Linux is installed, enter the following command:

    # cat /proc/version
    
    

    Note:

    Only the listed distributions and versions are currently certified and supported.

  2. To determine whether the required packages are installed, enter commands similar to the following:

    $ rpm -q package_name
    
    

    If a required package is not installed, or if the version is lower than the required version, install the package from your operating system distribution media or download the required package version from your Linux vendor's Web site.

  3. On Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 systems only, enter the following command to determine whether kernel 2.4.21-15.EL or later is installed:

    # uname -r
    
    

    If the kernel version is less than 15, install the latest kernel update. Kernel updates are available from the Red Hat Network.

  4. On SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 systems only, enter the following command to determine whether Service Pack 3 is installed:

    # uname -r
    2.4.21-185-smp
    
    

    This command shows the kernel version (2.4.21-185) and type (smp). If the kernel version is less than 2.4.21-185, contact SuSE for information about obtaining and installing Service Pack 3.

  5. On SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 9 systems only, enter the following command to determine whether the required kernel is installed:

    # uname -r
    2.6.5-7.97
    
    

    This command shows the kernel version (2.6.5-7.97). If the kernel version is less than 2.6.5-7.97, contact SuSE for information about obtaining and installing the kernel updates.

Create Required UNIX Groups and User

The following local UNIX groups and user must exist on the system:

The oinstall and dba groups and the oracle user may already exist on your system. To determine whether they exist already, and if necessary, to create them, follow these steps:

  1. To determine whether the oinstall and dba groups exist, enter the following commands:

    # grep oinstall /etc/group
    # grep dba /etc/group
    
    

    If the output from these commands shows the specified group name, that group already exists.

  2. If necessary, enter the following commands to create the oinstall and dba groups:

    # /usr/sbin/groupadd oinstall
    # /usr/sbin/groupadd dba
    
    
  3. To determine whether the oracle user exists and belongs to the correct groups, enter the following command:

    # id oracle
    
    

    If the oracle user exists, this command displays information about the groups to which the user belongs. The output should be similar to the following, indicating that oinstall is the primary group and dba is a secondary group:

    uid=502(oracle) gid=502(oinstall) groups=502(oinstall),503(dba)
    
    
  4. If necessary, complete one of the following actions:

    • If the oracle user exists, but its primary group is not oinstall or it is not a member of the dba group, enter the following command:

      # /usr/sbin/usermod -g oinstall -G dba oracle
      
      
    • If the oracle user does not exist, enter the following command to create it:

      # /usr/sbin/useradd -g oinstall -G dba oracle
      
      

      This command creates the oracle user and specifies oinstall as the primary group and dba as the secondary group.

  5. Enter the following command to set the password of the oracle user:

    # passwd oracle
    

Create Required Directories

Create directories with names similar to the following and specify the correct owner, group, and permissions for them:

The Oracle base directory must have 2.5 GB (2621440 KB) of free disk space, or 3.7 GB (3879731 KB) of free disk space if you choose not to create a separate Oracle datafile directory. The Oracle datafile directory must have 1.2 GB of free disk space.


Note:

If you do not want to create a separate Oracle datafile directory, you can install the datafiles in a subdirectory of the Oracle base directory (not recommended for production databases).

To determine where to create these directories, follow these steps:

  1. Enter the following command to display information about all mounted file systems:

    # df -h
    
    

    This command displays information about all of the file systems mounted on the system, including:

    • The physical device name

    • The total amount, used amount, and available amount of disk space, in kilobytes

    • The mount point directory for that file system

  2. From the display, identify either one or two file systems that meet the following requirements:

    • Two file systems:

      Identify one file system with 2.5 GB of free disk space, for the Oracle base directory, and another file system with 1.2 GB of free disk space for the Oracle datafile directory.

    • One file system:

      Identify one file system with 3.7 GB of free disk space, for both the Oracle base directory and the Oracle datafile directory.

  3. Note the name of the mount point directory for each file system that you identified.

    In the following examples, /u01 is the mount point directory used for the software and /u02 is the mount point directory used for the Oracle datafile directory. You must specify the appropriate mount point directories for the file systems on your system.

To create the required directories and specify the correct owner, group, and permissions for them, follow these steps:


Note:

In the following procedure, replace /u01 and /u02 with the appropriate mount point directories that you identified in Step 3 previously.

  1. Enter the following command to create subdirectories in the mount point directory that you identified for the Oracle base directory:

    # mkdir -p /u01/app/oracle
    
    
  2. If you intend to use a second file system for the Oracle database files, create an oradata subdirectory in the mount point directory that you identified for the Oracle datafile directory (shown as /u02 in the examples):

    # mkdir /u02/oradata
    
    
  3. Change the owner and group of the directories that you created to the oracle user and the oinstall group:

    chown -R oracle:oinstall /u01/app/oracle
    # chown -R oracle:oinstall /u02/oradata
    
    
  4. Change the permissions on the directories that you created to 775:

    # chmod -R 775 /u01/app/oracle
    # chmod -R 775 /u02/oradata
    
    

Configure Kernel Parameters

Verify that the kernel parameters shown in the following table are set to values greater than or equal to the recommended value shown. The procedure following the table describes how to verify and set the values.

Parameter Value File
semmsl semmns semopm semmni 250 32000 100 128 /proc/sys/kernel/sem
shmall 2097152 /proc/sys/kernel/shmall
shmmax Half the size of physical memory (in bytes) /proc/sys/kernel/shmmax
shmmni 4096 /proc/sys/kernel/shmmni
file-max 65536 /proc/sys/fs/file-max
ip_local_port_range 1024 65000 /proc/sys/net/ipv4/ip_local_port_range


Note:

If the current value for any parameter is higher than the value listed in this table, do not change the value of that parameter.

To view the current value specified for these kernel parameters, and to change them if necessary, follow these steps:

  1. Enter commands similar to the following to view the current values of the kernel parameters:


    Note:

    Make a note of the current values and identify any values that you must change.

    Parameter Command
    semmsl, semmns, semopm, and semmni # /sbin/sysctl -a | grep sem

    This command displays the value of the semaphore parameters in the order listed.

    shmall, shmmax, and shmmni # /sbin/sysctl -a | grep shm

    This command displays details of the shared memory segment sizes.

    file-max # /sbin/sysctl -a | grep file-max

    This command displays the maximum number of file-handles.

    ip_local_port_range # /sbin/sysctl -a | grep ip_local_port_range

    This command displays a range of port numbers.


  2. If the value of any kernel parameter is different to the recommended value, complete the following steps:

    1. Using any text editor, create or edit the /etc/sysctl.conf file and add or edit lines similar to the following:


      Note:

      Include lines only for the kernel parameter values that you want to change. For the semaphore parameters (kernel.sem), you must specify all four values. However, if any of the current values are larger than the recommended value, specify the larger value.

      kernel.shmall = 2097152
      kernel.shmmax = 2147483648
      kernel.shmmni = 4096
      kernel.sem = 250 32000 100 128
      fs.file-max = 65536
      net.ipv4.ip_local_port_range = 1024 65000
      
      

      By specifying the values in the /etc/sysctl.conf file, they persist when you reboot the system.

    2. Enter the following command to change the current values of the kernel parameters:

      # /sbin/sysctl -p
      
      

      Review the output from this command to verify that the values are correct. If the values are incorrect, edit the /etc/sysctl.conf file, then enter this command again.

    3. On SuSE systems only, enter the following command to cause the system to read the /etc/sysctl.conf file when it reboots:

      # /sbin/chkconfig boot.sysctl on
      
      

Set Shell Limits for the oracle User

To improve the performance of the software on Linux systems, you must increase the following shell limits for the oracle user:

Shell Limit Item in limits.conf Hard Limit
Maximum number of open file descriptors nofile 65536
Maximum number of processes available to a single user nproc 16384

To increase the shell limits:

  1. Add the following lines to /etc/security/limits.conf file:

    oracle               soft    nproc   2047
    oracle               hard    nproc   16384
    oracle               soft    nofile  1024
    oracle               hard    nofile  65536
    
    
  2. Add the following line to the /etc/pam.d/login file, if it does not already exist:

    session    required     /lib/security/pam_limits.so
    
    
  3. Depending on the oracle user's default shell, make the following changes to the default shell start-up file:

    • For the Bourne, Bash, or Korn shell, add the following lines to the /etc/profile file (or the /etc/profile.local file on SuSE systems):

      if [ $USER = "oracle" ]; then
              if [ $SHELL = "/bin/ksh" ]; then
                    ulimit -p 16384
                    ulimit -n 65536
              else
                    ulimit -u 16384 -n 65536
              fi
      fi
      
      
    • For the C or tcsh shell, add the following lines to the /etc/csh.login file (or the /etc/csh.login.local file on SuSE systems):

      if ( $USER == "oracle" ) then
              limit maxproc 16384
              limit descriptors 65536
      endif
      
      

Mount the Product Disc

The Oracle Database 10g software is available on both CD-ROM and DVD-ROM. These discs are in ISO 9660 format with Rockridge extensions.

On most Linux systems, the product disc mounts automatically when you insert it into the drive. To verify that the disc is mounted correctly, follow these steps:

  1. If necessary, enter a command similar to following to eject the currently mounted disc, then remove it from the drive:

    • Red Hat:

      # eject /mnt/cdrom
      
      
    • SuSE:

      # eject /media/cdrom
      
      
    
    

    In this example, /mnt/cdrom or /media/cdrom is the mount point directory for the CD-ROM drive, depending on your distribution.

  2. Insert the disc into the CD-ROM or DVD-ROM drive.

  3. To verify that the disc mounted automatically, enter a command similar to the following:

    • Red Hat:

      $ ls /mnt/cdrom
      
      
    • SuSE:

      $ ls /media/cdrom
      
      
  4. If this command fails to display the contents of the disc, enter a command similar to the following, depending on your distribution:

    • Red Hat:

      # mount -t iso9660 /dev/cdrom /mnt/cdrom
      
      
    • SuSE:

      # mount -t iso9660 /dev/cdrom /media/cdrom
      
      

Log In as the oracle User and Configure the oracle User's Environment

You run the Installer from the oracle account. However, before you start the Installer you must configure the environment of the oracle user. To configure the environment, you must:

To set the oracle user's environment, follow these steps:

  1. Start another terminal session.

  2. Enter the following command to ensure that X Window applications can display on this system:

    $ xhost +
    
    
  3. Complete one of the following steps:

    • If the terminal session is not connected to the system where you want to install the software, log in to that system as the oracle user.

    • If the terminal session is connected to the system where you want to install the software, switch user to oracle:

      $ su - oracle
      
      
  4. To determine the default shell for the oracle user, enter the following command:

    $ echo $SHELL
    
    
  5. Open the oracle user's shell startup file in any text editor:

    • Bash shell (bash) on Red Hat:

      $ vi .bash_profile
      
      
    • Bourne shell (sh), Bash shell on SuSE, or Korn shell (ksh):

      $ vi .profile
      
      
    • C shell (csh or tcsh):

      % vi .login
      
      
  6. Enter or edit the following line in the shell startup file, specifying a value of 022 for the default file mode creation mask:

    umask 022
    
    
  7. Save the file and exit from the editor.

  8. To run the shell startup script, enter the following command:

    • Bash shell on Red Hat:

      $ . ./.bash_profile
      
      
    • Bourne shell, Bash shell on SuSE, or Korn shell:

      $ . ./.profile
      
      
    • C shell:

      % source ./.login
      
      
  9. If you determined that the /tmp directory had insufficient free disk space when checking the hardware requirements, enter the following commands to set the TEMP and TMPDIR environment variables. Specify a directory on a file system with sufficient free disk space.

    • Bourne, Bash, or Korn shell:

      $ TEMP=/directory
      $ TMPDIR=/directory
      $ export TEMP TMPDIR
      
      
    • C shell:

      % setenv TEMP /directory
      % setenv TMPDIR /directory
      
      
  10. If you are not installing the software on the local system, enter the following command to direct X applications to display on the local system:

    • Bourne, Bash, or Korn shell:

      $ DISPLAY=local_host:0.0 ; export DISPLAY
      
      
    • C shell:

      % setenv DISPLAY local_host:0.0
      
      

    In this example, local_host is the host name or IP address of the system that you want to use to display the Installer (your workstation or PC).

  11. Enter commands similar to the following to set the ORACLE_BASE and ORACLE_SID environment variables:

    • Bourne, Bash, or Korn shell:

      $ ORACLE_BASE=/u01/app/oracle
      $ ORACLE_SID=sales
      $ export ORACLE_BASE ORACLE_SID
      
      
    • C shell:

      % setenv ORACLE_BASE /u01/app/oracle
      % setenv ORACLE_SID sales
      
      

    In these examples, /u01/app/oracle is the Oracle base directory that you created earlier and sales is the name that you want to call the database (typically no more than five characters).

  12. Enter the following commands to ensure that the ORACLE_HOME and TNS_ADMIN environment variables are not set:

    • Bourne, Bash, or Korn shell:

      $ unset ORACLE_HOME
      $ unset TNS_ADMIN
      
      
    • C shell:

      % unsetenv ORACLE_HOME
      % unsetenv TNS_ADMIN
      
      
  13. To verify that the environment has been set correctly, enter the following commands:

    $ umask
    $ env | more
    
    

    Verify that the umask command displays a value of 0022, 022, or 22 and the environment variables that you set in this section have the correct values.

Install Oracle Database 10g

After configuring the oracle user's environment, start the Installer and install the Oracle software, as follows:


Note:

The following examples show paths to the runInstaller script on a CD-ROM. If you are installing the software from DVD-ROM, use a command similar to the following:
$ /mount_point/db/runInstaller

  1. To start the Installer, enter the following commands:

    • Red Hat:

      $ cd /tmp
      $ /mnt/cdrom/runInstaller
      
      
    • SuSE:

      $ cd /tmp
      $ /media/cdrom/runInstaller
      
      

    If the Installer does not appear, see the Oracle Database Installation Guide for Linux x86-64 for information about how to troubleshoot X display problems.

  2. Use the following guidelines to complete the installation:

    • The following table describes the recommended action for each Installer screen.


      Note:

      If you have completed the tasks listed previously, you can complete the installation by choosing the default values on most screens.

    • If you need more assistance, or if you want to choose an option that is not a default, click Help for additional information.

    • If you encounter errors while installing or linking the software, see the Oracle Database Installation Guide for Linux x86-64 for information about troubleshooting.

    Screen Recommended Action
    Welcome Click Next.
    Specify Inventory Directory and Credentials Note: This screen appears only during the first installation of Oracle products on a system.

    Specify the following information, then click Next:

    Enter the full path of the inventory directory

    Verify that the path is similar to the following, where oracle_base is the value that you specified for the ORACLE_BASE environment variable:

    oracle_base/oraInventory
    
    

    Specify operating system group name

    Verify that the group specified is the Oracle Inventory group:

    oinstall
    
    Run orainstRoot.sh If prompted, run the following script in a separate terminal window as the root user:
    oracle_base/oraInventory/orainstRoot.sh
    
    Specify File Locations In the Destination section, verify that the Path value for the Oracle home directory is similar to the following, then click Next:
    oracle_base/product/10.1.0/db_1
    
    Select Installation Type Select Enterprise Edition or Standard Edition, then click Next.
    Product-Specific Prerequisite Checks Verify that all of the prerequisite checks succeed, then click Next.

    The Installer checks the system to verify that it is configured correctly to run Oracle software. If you have completed all of the pre-installation steps in this guide, all of the checks should pass.

    In some circumstances, a check might fail even if you have completed all of the pre-installation steps. For example, you might have installed a later patch that obsoletes one of those listed in this guide.

    If a check fails, review the cause of the failure listed for that check on the screen. If possible, rectify the problem and rerun the check. Alternatively, if you are satisfied that your system meets the requirements, you can select the check-box for the failed check to manually verify the requirement.

    Select Database Configuration Accept the default choices, then click Next.
    Specify Database Configuration Options Specify the following information, then click Next:

    Note: If you set the ORACLE_SID environment variable, its value is used as the default value for the global database name and SID.

    Global Database Name

    Specify a name for the database, followed by the domain name of the system:

    sales.your_domain.com
    

    The value that you specify, up to the first period, is also used for the SID value.

    Select Database Character Set

    Accept the default value, which is based on your system locale, or if you need to support more than one language, click Help for more information about the supported character sets.

    Create database with example schemas

    Choose this option to create the EXAMPLE tablespace that contains the Sample Schemas (optional, but recommended).

    Select Database Management Option Accept the default values, then click Next.

    Note: You can enable e-mail notifications after you have installed the software.

    Specify Database File Storage Option Select the File System option and specify the database file location, then click Next.

    Specify database file location:

    Specify the Oracle datafiles directory, if you created it:

    /u02/oradata
    
    

    Alternatively, accept the default location:

    oracle_base/oradata
    
    Specify Backup and Recovery Options Accept the default values, then click Next.

    Note: You can enable automated backups after you have installed the software.

    Specify Database Schema Passwords Enter and confirm passwords for all of the privileged database accounts, then click Next.

    Note: Oracle recommends that you specify a different password for each account. You must remember the passwords that you specify.

    Summary Review the information displayed, then click Install.
    Install The Install screen displays status information while the product is being installed.
    Configuration Assistants The Configuration Assistants screen displays status information for the configuration assistants that configure the software and create a database.

    After the Database Configuration Assistant finishes, click OK to continue.

    Setup Privileges When prompted, run the following script in a separate terminal window as the root user:
    oracle_home/root.sh
    
    

    In this example, oracle_home is the directory where you installed the software. The correct path is displayed on the screen.

    Press Return to accept the default values for each prompt displayed by the script. When the script finishes, click OK.

    End of Installation The configuration assistants configure several Web-based applications, including Oracle Enterprise Manager Database Control. This screen displays the URLs configured for these applications. Make a note of the URLs used.

    The port numbers used in these URLs are also recorded in the following file:

    oracle_home/install/portlist.ini
    
    

    To exit from the Installer, click Exit, then click Yes.


Install Products from the Oracle Database 10g Companion CD

The Oracle Database 10g Companion CD contains products that improve the performance of or complement Oracle Database 10g. For most installations, Oracle recommends that you install Oracle Database 10g Products from the Companion CD.


Note:

If you intend to use Oracle JVM or Oracle interMedia, you must install Oracle Database 10g Products from the Companion CD. This installation optimizes the performance of those products on your system.

Products Included on the Companion CD

The Companion CD includes two sets of products:

The following subsection describes how to install Oracle Database 10g Products. For more information about the products on the Companion CD, and for more detailed information about installing them, see the Oracle Database Companion CD Installation Guide which is located on the Companion CD.

Installing Oracle Database 10g Products

To install Oracle Database 10g Products, follow these steps:

  1. As the root user, mount the Oracle Database 10g Companion CD CD-ROM or the Oracle Database 10g DVD-ROM.

    For more information about mounting discs, see *, "Mount the Product Disc".

  2. If necessary, log in as the Oracle software owner user that you used to install Oracle Database 10g (typically oracle).

  3. Enter a command similar to the following to start the Installer:

    • CD-ROM installation:

      $ /mount_point/runInstaller
      
      
    • DVD-ROM installation:

      $ /mount_point/companion/runInstaller
      
      

    The following table describes the recommended action for each Installer screen:

Screen Recommended Action
Welcome Click Next.
Specify File Locations In the Destination section, select the Name or Path value that specifies the Oracle home directory where you installed Oracle Database 10g, then click Next.

The default Oracle home path is similar to the following:

oracle_base/product/10.1.0/db_1
Select a Product to Install Select Oracle Database 10g Products, then click Next.
Summary Review the information displayed, then click Install.
Install The Install screen displays status information while the product is being installed.
Setup Privileges When prompted, run the following script in a separate terminal window as the root user:
oracle_home/root.sh

In this example, oracle_home is the directory where you installed the software. The correct path is displayed on the screen.

When the script finishes, click OK.

End of Installation To exit from the Installer, click Exit, then click Yes.

What to Do Next

To become familiar with this release of Oracle Database, Oracle suggests that you complete the following tasks:

Additional Information

This section contains information about the following:

Product Licenses

You are welcome to install and evaluate the products included in this media pack for 30 days under the terms of the Trial License Agreement. However, you must purchase a program license if you want to continue using any product after the 30 day evaluation period. See the following section for information about purchasing program licenses.

Purchasing Licenses, Version Updates, and Documentation

You can purchase program licenses, updated versions of Oracle products, and printed versions of Oracle documentation from the Oracle Store Web site:

http://oraclestore.oracle.com

Contacting Oracle Support Services

If you have purchased Oracle Product Support, you can call Oracle Support Services for assistance 24 hours a day, seven days a week. For information about purchasing Oracle Product Support or contacting Oracle Support Services, go to the Oracle Support Services Web site:

http://www.oracle.com/support

Locating Product Documentation

Documentation for Oracle products is available in both HTML and Adobe portable document format (PDF) formats from several locations:

To view PDF documents, download the free Adobe Acrobat Reader from the Adobe Web site, if necessary:

http://www.adobe.com