How to Install and Configure Oracle FMW 11g Products against a Server with Multiple Network Interfaces
(Doc ID 1339583.1)
Last updated on MARCH 10, 2020
Applies to:Oracle Fusion Middleware - Version 220.127.116.11.0 to 18.104.22.168.0 [Release Oracle11g]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
There are occasions when it is a requirement to install Oracle Fusion Middleware (FMW) 11g products on servers with multiple network cards (NICs). This is sometimes called a multi-homed computer.
On such a multi-homed computer, there may be a requirement to bind the installation and configuration of FMW 11g to a specified host name, which is not the primary/default NIC of the server.
In this case there is an assumption that this secondary host name and corresponding IP address are permanently assigned to a specific NIC on one server. This note does not concern floating VIPs in High Availability scenarios.
Equally, this note is not intended to address the configuration of a virtual host, say for Oracle HTTP Server, where the physical listen address is still bound to the default/primary NIC.
What are the steps to install and configure Oracle Fusion Middleware 11g products against the desired NIC?
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