Configuring raw devices (singlepath) for Oracle Clusterware 10g Release 2 (10.2.0) on RHEL5/OL5 (Doc ID 465001.1)

Last updated on MAY 12, 2016

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 5.0 to Oracle Linux 5.0 [Release OL5]
Linux x86
Linux x86-64
Linux Itanium
Linux Kernel - Version: 5.0 to 5.0
***Checked for relevance on 09-Jun-2014***
***Checked for relevance on 23-Nov-2015***

Goal

This article is intended for Oracle on Linux Database and System Administrators, particularly those intending to install (or migrate to) Oracle 10g Release 2 (10.2.0) Real Application Cluster (RAC) on Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5/Oracle Linux 5 (RHEL5/OL5). The article is solely intended to describe the configuration of raw devices against singlepath devices on RHEL5/OL5 in preparation for RAC Clusterware usage.

Examples were taken from a working system of the following configuration:

This document differs to <Note.564580.1> that describes how to configure raw devices against multipath devices. This Note describes how to configure raw devices against singlepath devices only.

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