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How To Configure SSH for a RAC Installation (Doc ID 300548.1)

Last updated on MARCH 12, 2021

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version to [Release 10.1 to 12.2]
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Machine - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Backup Service - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Reviewed 22-Oct-2008
***Checked for relevance on 11-Mar-2013***
***Checked for relevance on 18-Sep-2017***


This document will explain how to configure SSH, which is required to run a RAC installation. Following the instructions in the installation guide are also correct, but sometimes this will not work, although the reason for that isn't clear. Therefore after some investigation it seems to be that the steps below will work too.

Starting with 11gR2 the Oracle Universal Installer the SSH can be setup automatically using the  'SSH Connectivity' button.



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