12.2 Grid infrastructure on Windows: Regarding minimum random access memory (RAM) on 12.2

(Doc ID 2394341.1)

Last updated on MAY 16, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 12.2.0.1 and later
Microsoft Windows x64 (64-bit)

Goal

In the online document, the minimum requirement of RAM is 4.0 GB on Windows, but 8.0 GB is required on Linux.

For windows:
https://docs.oracle.com/en/database/oracle/oracle-database/12.2/cwwin/oracle-grid-infrastructure-installation-server-hardware-checklist.html#GUID-9C4271D2-8047-4A65-943A-A71287F9A54F

 

For Linux:
https://docs.oracle.com/en/database/oracle/oracle-database/12.2/cwlin/server-hardware-checklist-for-oracle-grid-infrastructure.html#GUID-D964EF96-9C9C-4173-A919-F3CAA72180B1


While in 12.1 Grid Infrastructure Installation Guide,  4.0GB is required for both Linux and Windows.

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