BI Publisher Upgrade 11.1.1.5 to 11.1.1.7 : Questions And Answers On How To Perfom BIP 11g Application Upgrade ("In-Place") Within The Same 11g Version Hierarchy (Doc ID 2025727.1)

Last updated on JUNE 23, 2017

Applies to:

BI Publisher (formerly XML Publisher) - Version 11.1.1.5.0 to 11.1.1.7.x [Release 11.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

Question 1: We need to upgrade Oracle BIP 11.1.1.5.0 to 11.1.1.7.0 and are unable to locate the patch set for the same.


Question 2: Do we have to download the new installable for 11.1.1.7.0 version from eDelivery as if starting with a new installation and then follow the steps mentioned?

    Here is the list of the software I plan to download from eDelivery. Please confirm if it is correct.

    Oracle Business Intelligence 11g (11.1.1.7.0) for Microsoft Windows (64-bit) (Disc 1 of 2) (Part 1 of 2) V37452-01 Part 1 of 2 1.8G
    Oracle Business Intelligence 11g (11.1.1.7.0) for Microsoft Windows (64-bit) (Disc 1 of 2) (Part 2 of 2) V37452-01 Part 2 of 2 1.4G
    Oracle Business Intelligence 11g (11.1.1.7.0) for Microsoft Windows (64-bit) (Disc 2 of 2) (Part 1 of 2) V37453-01 Part 1 of 2 1.9G
    Oracle Business Intelligence 11g (11.1.1.7.0) for Microsoft Windows (64-bit) (Disc 2 of 2) (Part 2 of 2) V37453-01 Part 2 of 2 1.8G

    Do we need to upgrade the weblogic server and JDK to patch 11.1.1.7.0 as well ?


Question 3: Can you please confirm if the following step is applicable even if the OneView DB is installed on a SQL server and not Oracle?

    "Updating Your Schemas with Patch Set Assistant"

    Also, if SQL DB is to be updated, which tool or utility is to be used for the same?

 

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