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Migrating Oracle RDBMS 10g Database From HPUX PA_RISC to Itanium or vica versa (Doc ID 402497.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 04, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version to [Release 9.2 to 10.2]
HP-UX Itanium
HP-UX PA-RISC (64-bit)
HP-UX ItaniumHP-UX PA-RISC (64-bit)


Oracle® Database Release Notes
10g Release 1 ( for hp HP-UX Itanium has following section:

1.14 Migrating Oracle9i or Earlier on HP-UX PA-RISC to Oracle Database 10g on HP-UX Itanium

To migrate Oracle9i release 2 (9.2) or earlier on HP-UX PA-RISC to Oracle Database 10g on HP-UX Itanium, you must first migrate to Oracle9i release 2 (9.2) on HP-UX Itanium and then upgrade to Oracle Database 10g on HP-UX Itanium. To complete this task:


Follow the instructions in the Oracle9i Release Notes Release 2 ( for HP-UX 11i version 1.6 for the Intel Itanium Processor  to migrate to Oracle9i release 2 (9.2) on HP-UX Itanium.

Use Database Upgrade Assistant (DBUA) to upgrade the Oracle9i release 2 database to Oracle Database 10g.

You cannot migrate an Oracle Database 10g database from a PA-RISC system to an Itanium system.

which says that it is not possible to migrate an oracle Database 10g from PA RISC system to an itanium system whereas it is possible in 9i.


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