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Friday, August 8, 2008

Upgrade 11i/9i vision to 11i/11g

I am currently doing a test upgrade of a freshly installed 11i vision instance with database to database version Till now I have achieved the following:

Install Oracle Enterprise Linux 5
Install pre-requisite patches for on OEL5
Install E-Business Suite Vision instance
Apply pre-requisite patch ATG_PF.H RUP6
Install 11g software
Executed catupgrd.sql successfully

Recompilation of invalids is in progress now.

I'll update this post with more details about this activity.


Anonymous said...


Are you done with the upgrade sucessfully. Please update the steps.


Anonymous said...

Are there any preferences with using import/export or DBUA or manual upgrade frpm 9.2.0.x or issues with any of the method.

Vikram Das said...

Hi Anonymous,

Please refer to metalink note 230627.1, which is a white paper on Export/Import Process for Oracle Applications Release 11i Database Instances Using Oracle9i Enterprise Edition. A similar white paper for 10gR2 is available in metalink note 362205.1. If you are on 10gR1 then the note is 331221.1.

- Vikram