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Tips On Installing and Using ASMLib on Linux (Doc ID 394953.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 30, 2022

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version 1 and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


ASMLib is a support library for the Automatic Storage Management feature of Oracle Database 10g. This document is a set of tips for installing the library and its supporting driver. The complete installation guide is part of the Oracle Database 10g Documentation.

This document describes the steps required to install the Linux specific ASM library and its assocated driver. This library is provide to enable ASM I/O to Linux disks without the limitations of the standard Unix I/O API. The steps below are steps that the system administrator must follow.


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