ASM Using OS Files Instead of Real Raw Devices On Windows.
Last updated on MAY 18, 2009
Applies to:Oracle Server - Enterprise Edition - Version: 10.1.0.2 to 126.96.36.199
Oracle Server - Standard Edition - Version: 10.1.0.2 to 11.2
Microsoft Windows XP
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
a) The present document provides an example about how to emulate cooked OS files to be used as ASM disk on Windows.b) Keep in mind using fake files (cooked files) for ASM diskgroups is not supported and ASM could not work as expected, this is only intended for testing and ASM learning. On production environments, real raw devices are required.
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