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Oracle Fusion Middleware 11g Repository Creation Utility ( RCU ) - FAQ (Doc ID 1304790.1)

Last updated on JULY 25, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle Fusion Middleware - Version to [Release Oracle11g]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
For FMW 12c, see the Certification, System Requirements, and Oracle Documentation provided within


This document provides a list of some frequently asked questions about the Oracle Fusion Middleware (FMW) 11g Repository Creation Utility (RCU).

This article is intended for support engineers, consultants, system architects and administrators.

Questions and Answers

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In this Document
Questions and Answers
 What is FMW 11g Repository Creation Utility (RCU)?
 When is RCU Required?
 What are the RCU supported platforms?
 Where to Download FMW 11g RCU?
 Which Databases Are RCU Certified?
 What are the Database Configuration Requirements for RCU?
 Where to Find RCU Documentation?
 How to Patch RCU?
 Can Metadata Schemas, created by a concrete version of RCU, be used by previous versions of FMW?
 Can RCU be run in 'Silent Mode'?
 Where are the RCU Log files?
 How to Increase the RCU Log Level?
 Can you Create Custom Schemas and Tablespaces?
 Can you Distribute 11g Metadata Schemas Across Multiple Databases?
 Can you Create Multiple 11g Metadata Schemas?
 How to Check the Schema Version and Prefix Created By RCU?
 AL32UTF8 Character Set
 RCU Known Issues
 Other RCU Issues:
 MoS Community Discussions

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