CAN THE HOSTNAME AND IP ADDRESS FOR THE DATABASE TIER BE CHANGED?

(Doc ID 578169.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 06, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 9.2.0.8 to 11.1.0.6 [Release 9.2 to 11.1]
Oracle Net Services - Version 9.2.0.8.0 to 11.1.0.6.0 [Release 9.2 to 11.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Non-RAC Database environment running on Windows and Linux/Unix





Symptoms

Customer wants to if/how to change the Hostname and IP address for the database tier

Changes

For the database, you need to look at the tnsnames.ora, listener.ora and sqlnet.ora files, and make changes as needed (IP, Hostname, etc.). Other than that, nothing else is be needed for the database.

Cause

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