Exadata OL5-6 Upgrade - Common Issues

(Doc ID 2118029.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 15, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Exadata Storage Server Software - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Exadata OL5 to OL6 upgrade is a specialized upgrade. This is an in-place upgrade, the dbnodeupdate.sh script is specially designed to take care of this.

Since on DB node customer can do customization and install other software, there are few issues which are commonly seen.

This Note targets to gather all those issues at one place


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