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Requirements for Installing Oracle Database 12.1 on Solaris 10 SPARC/ x86-64 (Doc ID 1517948.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 11, 2021

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version and later
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
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)
Oracle Solaris on x86-64 (64-bit)


This note explains the requirements that need to be met for a successful installation of the Oracle Database 12.1 on Solaris 10 SPARC 64-Bit or Oracle Solaris on x86-64 (64-Bit).


This procedure is meant for those planning/trying to install Oracle Server on Solaris 10 SPARC 64-Bit or Oracle Solaris on x86-64 (64-Bit) . 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
 Requirements for Programming Environments for Oracle Solaris
 Additional Requirements
 OS Environment
 Kernel parameters
 Mount options
 Shell Limits

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