How to Deinstall Oracle Clusterware Home Manually

(Doc ID 1364419.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 31, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 10.2.0.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 05-Feb-2014***

Goal

In 11gR2, deinstall is the recommended tool to deinstall an Oracle Clusterware(Grid Infrastructure) home, however it does not apply to certain scenarios or failures in some cases.

This notes provides instruction to manually remove current/active clusterware home.

Before removing current/active clusterware home, it's necessary to deconfigure Grid Infrastructure, refer to <note 1377349.1> for steps.

To remove pre-upgrade clusterware home after successful upgrade to newer GI version, refer to <note 1346305.1>

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