This document covers common tasks and topics to consider prior to beginning your actual software installation.
This guide is intended for users who are installing Oracle Fusion Middleware products for the first time and are comfortable running some system administration operations, such as creating users and groups, adding users to groups, and installing operating system patches on the computer where the products are going to be installed. Users on UNIX systems who are installing Oracle Fusion Middleware need
root access to run some scripts.
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For additional information, see the following manuals:
Understanding Oracle Fusion Middleware. This book introduces the common terms and concepts in an Oracle Fusion Middleware environment.
Administering Oracle Fusion Middleware. This book contains information for managing your Oracle Fusion Middleware environment after installation and configuration is complete.
High Availability Guide. This book contains information for installing Oracle Fusion Middleware in high availability environments.
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