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Primary Note For Oracle Database Upgrades and Migrations (Doc ID 1152016.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 01, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Cloud Exadata Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Cloud Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database - Standard Edition - Version and later
Oracle Database Backup Service - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


This Primary Note is intended to provide an index and references to the most frequently used My Oracle Support Notes with respect to Oracle Database Upgrade and Migration. This Primary Note is subdivided into categories to allow for easy access and reference to notes that are applicable to your area of interest within Upgrade and Migration.


This note serves as a guide through the various stages of upgrading/migrating a database.

It is applicable to upgrade/migration done via DBUA or the manual method.

It assumes you have already Installed Oracle software.

The intended audience is from junior DBA's to senior DBA's

This will cover the following versions of these products:

Oracle Server - Version: 8.0.6.x though 18c


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 Post Upgrade Issues
 DBUA Specific Issues
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