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OpenVMS: How to START/STOP ORACLE Services when Rebooting OpenVMS nodes (Doc ID 23074.1)

Last updated on APRIL 14, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version and later
Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Machine - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Express Cloud Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Cloud Exadata Service - Version N/A and later
HP OpenVMS Itanium
HP OpenVMS AlphaPurpose

Oracle services on OpenVMS do not start automatically during machine startup and do not stop automatically during machine shutdown.

This document provides example DCL scripts and explains how to use them during machine startup and shutdown to ensure that Oracle Services are managed correctly.


The information presented here will be useful to Oracle DBAs and OpenVMS System Managers.


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In this Document
 Oracle Release 10g CRS/RAC
 Oracle Releases 10g non-RAC and 9iR2
 Oracle Release 9iR1 and earlier
 Starting/Stopping during Machine Startup/Shutdown

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