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What Is The Procedure To Upgrade The AV Server From To 10.3? (Doc ID 1415379.1)

Last updated on JUNE 10, 2021

Applies to:

Oracle Audit Vault - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


This document details step by step instructions to upgrade Audit Vault Server from to 10.3.


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In this Document
 1. Back up the AV repository database and the AV Server Oracle Home
 1.1 Backing up the AV repository database using  Oracle Recovery Manager (RMAN)
 1.2 Getting a cold backup of the database using OS commands:
 1.3 Backup the entire AV Server Oracle Home
 2. Set the environment variables for the Oracle Audit Vault Server Release installation.
 3. Disable Database Vault in the Oracle Audit Vault Server  environment
 4. Make sure that a password file exists in $ORACLE_HOME/dbs and that you can connect remotely as SYSDBA
 5. Drop the Enterprise Manager Database Control repository and remove its configuration files
 6. Install Oracle Audit Vault Server 10.3 in Software Only mode
 7. Disable Oracle Database Vault in the newly installed Oracle Home.
 8. Set the environment variables for the Oracle Audit Vault Server Release 10.3 installation.
 9. Make sure that in the new Oracle Home there is a file listener.ora that will have the same contents as the listener.ora file of the old environment.
 10. Start the listener from the new Oracle Home
 11. Run Database Upgrade Assistant (DBUA) manually by using the same SID as your installation.
 12. Run the AVCA upgrade script to upgrade Audit Vault, as follows:
 13. Post Upgrade Section:

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