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A few things about srvctl/sqlplus and pfile/spfile in RAC (Doc ID 1662068.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 04, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


It's recommended to use shared spfile in RAC; the note explains a few things around this.


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In this Document
 What spfile srvctl uses?
 How to change spfile in OCR for database?
 What spfile/pfile sqlplus uses?
 How to specify a temporary pfile during troubleshooting?
 How to verify which spfile is being used?
 What if spfile/pfile is out of sync?
 Common errors when different spfile/pfile is being used:

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