How to change the host name from uppercase to lowercase (correct one) in central inventory in RAC environment (Doc ID 1965489.1)

Last updated on APRIL 09, 2015

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

1. opatch lsinventory shows one node in uppercase (incorrect one) and the other node in lowercase (correct one)

$ opatch lsinventory

Oracle Grid Infrastructure 11g                                       11.2.0.4.0

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/11.2.0.4.GRD" TYPE="O" IDX="1" CRS="true">
  <NODE_LIST>
     <NODE NAME="rac1"/>
     <NODE NAME="RAC2"/>                           <<<<< Upper-case, incorrect one.
  </NODE_LIST>
</HOME>

...

 

Solution

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