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Requirements for Installing Oracle Database 12.2 on Solaris 11 SPARC/ x86-64 (Doc ID 2242643.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 13, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Standard Edition - Version to [Release 12.2]
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Express Cloud 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 Solaris on x86-64 (64-bit)
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)


This note explains the requirements that need to be met for a successful installation of the Oracle Database 12.2 on Solaris 11 SPARC 64-Bit.


This procedure is meant for those planning/trying to install Oracle Server on Solaris 11 SPARC 64-Bit/x86-64 . Please note that the document only lays down the minimum requirements. If your configuration is higher than as mentioned, you have met the pre-installation requirements. You may also need to customize certain parameters depending upon your database/application size which is out of scope of this document.


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In this Document
 Hardware Requirements:
 Software Requirements :
 Package Requirement
 Automatically Configuring Oracle Solaris with Oracle Database Prerequisites Packages
 Configuring a server using Oracle Solaris and the Oracle Database prerequisites group package
 Checking the Oracle Database Prerequisites Packages Configuration
 Requirements for Programming Environments for Oracle Solaris
 OS Environment:
 Kernel Parameters
 Displaying Resource Control Values
 Modifying Resource Control Values
 UDP and TCP Kernel Parameters
 Mount Options for SHM
 Shell Limits
 Install Oracle Database

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