Last updated on AUGUST 30, 2016
Applies to:Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 22.214.171.124 to 126.96.36.199 [Release 9.2 to 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 16-NOV-2010***
How to raise the COMPATIBLE parameter?
You can set the COMPATIBLE initialization parameter to match the release number of the new release. Doing so enables you to use all features of the new release, but prevents you from downgrading to your previous release. Please see Note above if you are Not sure.
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