How to change the host name from uppercase to lowercase (correct one) in central inventory in RAC environment
Last updated on JANUARY 31, 2018
Applies to:Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 126.96.36.199 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
1. opatch lsinventory shows one node in uppercase (incorrect one) and the other node in lowercase (correct one)
$ opatch lsinventory
Oracle Grid Infrastructure 11g 188.8.131.52.0
There are 1 product(s) installed in this Oracle Home.
There are no Interim patches installed in this Oracle Home.
Rac system comprising of multiple nodes
Local node = rac1
Remote node = RAC2 <<<<< Uppercase, incorrect one.
2. From the central inventory, it shows an uppercase hostname.
$ cat /u01/app/oraInventory/ContentsXML/inventory.xml
<HOME NAME="Ora11g_gridinfrahome1" LOC="/apps/oracle/product/184.108.40.206.GRD" TYPE="O" IDX="1" CRS="true">
<NODE NAME="RAC2"/> <<<<< Upper-case, incorrect one.
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