Requirements for Installing Oracle 12c RDBMS on RH7 on IBM: Linux on System z (s390x)
(Doc ID 2213265.1)
Last updated on AUGUST 23, 2021
Applies to:Oracle Database - Standard Edition - Version 18.104.22.168 to 22.214.171.124 [Release 12.1]
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Gen 1 Exadata Cloud at Customer (Oracle Exadata Database Cloud Machine) - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Backup Service - Version N/A and later
Linux on IBM Z
This note explains the requirements that need to be met for a successful installation of Oracle 12c RDBMS (126.96.36.199) release on Red Hat 7 Update 1 (or higher 7.x version) on IBM: Linux on System z (s390x) These guidelines apply to cluster (RAC) or standalone / single instances.
It is NOT the purpose of this NOTE to repeat every "how-to" step that is presented in the 12c Installation Guide manual. For example this NOTE does not include how to create the Linux OS account named "oracle", nor does it cover how to set environment variables. Both are adequately covered in the 12c Installation Guide manuals found here.
Download the Oracle 188.8.131.52 for IBM Linux on System Z
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Post Download tasks:
1. Verify the integrity of the Downloaded Software
2. If you have downloaded the Software on other Machine, please transfer the zip file on the Server being Installed using Binary Mode and unzip with the Oracle Software user.
3. Once you complete binary installation it is recommended to install latest PSU/Bundle Patch.
This procedure is meant for those planning/installing Oracle 12c RDBMS release 184.108.40.206 (or higher) on Red Hat 7 Update 1 (or higher 7.x version) on 64-bit IBM: Linux on System z (s390x) platform.
This procedure is not meant for those planning/installing Grid Infrastructure (GI) or any other Oracle products.
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