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Real   Application Cluster

RAC Best Practice and Starter Kit Information

Document   811306.1 RAC Assurance Support Team RAC Starter Kit (Linux)
Document   811280.1 RAC Assurance Support Team RAC Starter Kit (Solaris)
Document   811271.1 RAC Assurance Support Team RAC Starter Kit (Windows)
Document   811293.1 RAC Assurance Support Team RAC Starter Kit (AIX)
Document   811303.1 RAC Assurance Support Team RAC Starter Kit (HP-UX)

RAC and Clusterware Installation

Document   220970.1 RAC: Frequently Asked Questions
Document   316817.1 CLUSTER VERIFICATION UTILITY FAQ
Document   332257.1 Using Oracle Clusterware with Vendor Clusterware FAQ
Document   397460.1 Oracle’s Policy for Supporting RAC 10g with Symantec SFRAC
Document   391771.1 OCFS2 – Frequently Asked Questions
Document   787420.1 Cluster Interconnect in Oracle 10g and 11g
Document   1328466.1 Cluster Health Monitor (CHM) FAQ

O.S. Installation requirements for a RAC or Oracle Clusterware environment

Document   359515.1 Mount Options for Oracle files when used with NAS devices
Document   401132.1 How to install Oracle Clusterware with shared storage on block   devices
Document   357472.1 Configuring device-mapper for CRS/ASM
Document   169706.1 Database on different O.S. Installation and Configuration   Requirements check 8.0.5 to 11.1.
Document   1181315.1 Important Considerations for Operating Oracle RAC on T-Series   Servers

Differences in Oracle 11gR2

Document   1053147.1 11gR2 Clusterware and Grid Home – What You Need to Know
Document   948456.1 Pre 11.2 Database Issues in 11gR2 Grid Infrastructure Environment
Document   1050908.1 How to Troubleshoot Grid Infrastructure Startup Issues
Document   887522.1 11gR2 Grid Infrastructure Single Client Access Name (SCAN)Explained

Tools for Monitoring RAC and Clusterware Environments

Document   301137.1 OS Watcher User Guide
Document   459694.1 Procwatcher: Script to Monitor and Examine Oracle and CRS
Document   736752.1 Introducing Cluster Health Monitor
Document   811151.1 How to install Oracle Cluster Health Monitor (former IPD/OS) on   Windows
Document   314422.1 Remote Diagnostics Agent (RDA)
Document   422893.1 11g Understanding Automatic Diagnostic Repository
Document   559365.1 Using Diagwait as a Diagnostic.
Document   1268927.1 RACcheck – RAC Configuration Audit Tool
Document   135714.1 Script to Collect RAC Diagnostic Information (racdiag.sql)

References needed for Troubleshooting and Data Collection

Document   289690.1 Data Gathering for Troubleshooting CRS issues
Document   330358.1 CRS 10gR2/ 11gR1/ 11gR2 Diagnostic Collection Guide
Document   557204.1 Crsd Ocssd Evmd Log Rotation Policy
Document   563566.1 Troubleshooting gc block lost and Poor Network Performance in a RAC   Environment
Document   219361.1 Troubleshoot ORA-29740 errors in a RAC Environment.
Document   745960.1 11g How to Unpack a Package in to ADR
Document   443529.1 11g Quick Steps to Package and Send Critical Error Diagnostic   Information to Support
Document   726446.1 What Is The Difference Between RDA and Configuration Manager
Document   77483.1 External Support FTP site: Information Sheet
Document   783456.1 CRS Diagnostic Data Gathering: A Summary of Common tools and their   Usage
Document   1050693.1 Troubleshooting 11.2 Clusterware Node Evictions (Reboots)
Document   265769.1 Troubleshooting 10g and 11.1 Clusterware Reboots
Document   1367153.1 Top 5 Issues That Cause Node Reboots or Unexpected Recycle of CRS
Document   1485042.1 11gR2 GI/ASM/RAC Universal Collection Guide

RAC and Clusterware Testing and Performance Tuning

Document   390374.1 Oracle Performance Diagnostic Guide (OPDG)
Document   181489.1 Tuning Inter-Instance Performance in RAC and OPS
Document   561414.1 Transactional Sequences in Applications in a RAC environment
Document   395314.1 RAC Hangs due to small cache size on SYS.AUDSES$
Document   563566.1 gc lost blocks diagnostics
Document   361323.1 HugePages on Linux: What It Is… and What It Is Not…
Document   280939.1 Checklist for Performance Problems with Parallel Execution
Document   759565.1 Turning NUMA on can cause database hangs

General Maintenance References for RAC and Clusterware Environments

Document   428681.1 How to ADD/REMOVE/REPLACE/MOVE Oracle Cluster Registry (OCR) and   Voting Disk
Document   276434.1 Modifying the VIP or VIP Hostname of a 10g or 11g Oracle Clusterware   Node.
Document   283684.1 How to Change Interconnect/Public Interface IP or Subnet in Oracle   Clusterware
Document   754594.1 Potential disk corruption when adding a node to a cluster
Document   403743.1 VIP Failover Take Long Time After Network Cable Pulled
Document   563905.1 Implementing LIBUMEM for CRS on Solaris 64 with 3rd Party   Clusterware
Document   92602.1 How to Password Protect the Listener
Document   1373500.1 Top 5 Database and/or Instance Performance Issues in RAC   Environment

Patching Best Practices and References for RAC and Oracle Clusterware

Document   209768.1 Database, FMW, Em Grid Control and OCS Software Error Correction   Support Policy.
Document   316900.1 Oracle 10g Release 2 (10.2) Support Status and Alerts
Document   454507.1 Oracle 11g Release 1 (11.1) Support Status and Alerts
Document   742060.1 Release Schedule of Current Database Releases.
Document   756671.1 Oracle Recommended Patches — Oracle Database.
Document   854428.1 Introduction to Patch Set Updates (PSUs)
Document   850471.1 Oracle Announces First Patch Set Update For Oracle Database Release   10.2
Document   405820.1 10.2.0.X CRS Bundle Patch Information.
Document   810663.1 11.1.0.X CRS Bundle Patch Information.
Document   1082394.1 11.2.0.X Grid Infrastructure Bundle Patch Information.
Document   363254.1 Applying one-off Oracle Clusterware patches in a mixed version home   environment
Document   761111.1 Online Patches (Hot Patching).
Document   438314.1 Critical Patch Update – Introduction to Database n-Apply CPUs.
Document   1082394.1 11.2.0.X Grid Infrastructure PSU Known Issues

Upgrade and Platform Migration for RAC and Oracle Clusterware

Document   466181.1 Oracle 10gR2 Upgrade Companion.
Document   601807.1 Oracle 11gR1 Upgrade Companion.
Document   785351.1 Oracle 11gR2 Upgrade Companion.
Document   429825.1 Complete Checklist for Manual Upgrades to 11gR1.
Document   747457.1 How to Convert 10g Single-Instance database to 10g RAC using Manual   Conversion procedure.
Document   338706.1 Cluster Ready Services (CRS) rolling upgrade

References for running RAC with Applications

Document   790189.1 Oracle Clusterware and Application Failover Management

RAC and Oracle E-Business

Document   362135.1 Configuring Applications Release 11i with Oracle10gR2 RAC and ASM.
Document   380489.1 Using Load-Balancers with Oracle E-Business Suite Release 12
Document   727171.1 Implementing Load Balancing OnE-Business Suite-For Specific Load   Balancer Hardware
Document   217368.1 Advanced Configurations and Topologies for Enterprise Deployments of   E-Business Suite 11i
Document   403347.1 MAA Roadmap for the E-Business Suite
Document   388577.1 Using Oracle 10gR2 RAC and ASM with Oracle E-Business Suite Release   12

RAC ASM Documentation

Document   1187723.1 Master Note for Automatic Storage Management (ASM)
Document   1187674.1 Master Note for Oracle Database Machine and Exadata Storage Server

MAA/Standby Documentation

Document   1101938.1 Master Note for Data Guard

RAC other important notes

NOTE:742060.1   – Release Schedule of Current Database Releases
NOTE:745960.1   – 11g How to Unpack a Package in to ADR
NOTE:747457.1   – How to Convert 10g Single-Instance database to 10g RAC using Manual   Conversion procedure
NOTE:754594.1   – Potential disk corruption when adding a node to a cluster
NOTE:756671.1   – Oracle Recommended Patches — Oracle Database
NOTE:759565.1   – Oracle NUMA Usage Recommendation
NOTE:280939.1   – Checklist for Performance Problems with Parallel Execution
NOTE:283684.1   – How to Modify Private Network Information in Oracle Clusterware
NOTE:289690.1   – Data Gathering for Troubleshooting Clusterware (CRS or GI) and RAC Issues
NOTE:301137.1   – OSWatcher Black Box User Guide (Includes: [Video])
NOTE:314422.1   – Remote Diagnostic Agent (RDA) 4 – Getting Started
NOTE:316817.1   – Cluster Verification Utility (CLUVFY) FAQ
NOTE:316900.1   – ALERT: Oracle 10g Release 2 (10.2) Support Status and Alerts
NOTE:330358.1   – CRS 10gR2/ 11gR1/ 11gR2 Diagnostic Collection Guide
NOTE:332257.1   – Using Oracle Clusterware with Vendor Clusterware FAQ
NOTE:337737.1   – Oracle Clusterware – ASM – Database Version Compatibility
NOTE:338706.1   – Oracle Clusterware (CRS or GI) Rolling Upgrades
NOTE:1328466.1   – Cluster Health Monitor (CHM) FAQ
NOTE:1367153.1   – Top 5 Issues That Cause Node Reboots or Evictions or Unexpected Recycle of   CRS
NOTE:166650.1   – Working Effectively With Support Best Practices
NOTE:169706.1   – Oracle Database on different O.S. Installation and Configuration   Requirements check 8.0.5 to 11.2
NOTE:181489.1   – Tuning Inter-Instance Performance in RAC and OPS
NOTE:184875.1   – How To Check The Certification Matrix for Real Application Clusters
NOTE:209768.1   – Database, FMW, EM Grid Control, and OCS Software Error Correction Support   Policy
NOTE:217368.1   – Advanced Configurations and Topologies for Enterprise Deployments of   E-Business Suite 11i
NOTE:219361.1   – Troubleshooting ORA-29740 in a RAC Environment
NOTE:220970.1   – RAC: Frequently Asked Questions
NOTE:265769.1   – Troubleshooting 10g and 11.1 Clusterware Reboots
NOTE:276434.1   – How to Modify Public Network Information including VIP in Oracle   Clusterware
NOTE:761111.1   – RDBMS Online Patching Aka Hot Patching
NOTE:454507.1   – ALERT: Oracle 11g Release 1 (11.1) Support Status and Alerts
NOTE:459694.1   – Procwatcher: Script to Monitor and Examine Oracle DB and Clusterware   Processes
NOTE:466181.1   – Oracle 10g Upgrade Companion
NOTE:557204.1   – Oracle Clusterware CRSD OCSSD EVMD Log Rotation Policy
NOTE:559365.1   – Using Diagwait as a diagnostic to get more info. for diagnosing Oracle   Clusterware Node evictions
NOTE:561414.1   – Transactional Sequences in Applications in a RAC environment
NOTE:77483.1   – External Support FTP site: Information Sheet
NOTE:783456.1   – CRS Diagnostic Data Gathering: A Summary of Common tools and their Usage
NOTE:785351.1   – Oracle 11gR2 Upgrade Companion
NOTE:787420.1   – Cluster Interconnect in Oracle 10g and 11gR1 RAC
NOTE:790189.1   – Oracle Clusterware and Application Failover Management
NOTE:810394.1   – RAC and Oracle Clusterware Best Practices and Starter Kit (Platform   Independent)
NOTE:810663.1   – 11.1.0.X CRS Bundle Patch Information
NOTE:811151.1   – How to Install Oracle Cluster Health Monitor (former IPD/OS) on Windows
NOTE:811271.1   – RAC and Oracle Clusterware Best Practices and Starter Kit (Windows)
NOTE:811303.1   – RAC and Oracle Clusterware Best Practices and Starter Kit (HP-UX)
NOTE:811306.1   – RAC and Oracle Clusterware Best Practices and Starter Kit (Linux)
NOTE:811280.1   – RAC and Oracle Clusterware Best Practices and Starter Kit (Solaris)
NOTE:850471.1   – Oracle Announces First Patch Set Update For Oracle Database Release 10.2
NOTE:854428.1   – Patch Set Updates for Oracle Products
NOTE:811293.1   – RAC and Oracle Clusterware Best Practices and Starter Kit (AIX)
NOTE:1268927.1   – RACcheck – RAC Configuration Audit Tool
NOTE:563566.1   – Troubleshooting gc block lost and Poor Network Performance in a RAC   Environment
NOTE:563905.1   – Implementing LIBUMEM for CRS on Solaris 64
NOTE:601807.1   – Oracle 11gR1 Upgrade Companion
NOTE:726446.1   – What Is The Difference Between RDA and Oracle Configuration Manager?
NOTE:727171.1   – Implementing Load Balancing On E-Business Suite-For Specific Load Balancer   Hardware
NOTE:736752.1   – Introducing Cluster Health Monitor (IPD/OS)
NOTE:868955.1   – Get Proactive – Oracle Health Checks – Installation, troubleshooting,   catalog and more.
NOTE:887522.1   – 11gR2 Grid Infrastructure Single Client Access Name (SCAN) Explained
NOTE:92602.1   – pre-10gR1: How to Password Protect the Listener
NOTE:948456.1   – Pre 11.2 Database Issues in 11gR2 Grid Infrastructure Environment
NOTE:1050693.1   – Troubleshooting 11.2 Clusterware Node Evictions (Reboots)
NOTE:1050908.1   – Troubleshoot Grid Infrastructure Startup Issues
NOTE:1053147.1   – 11gR2 Clusterware and Grid Home – What You Need to Know
NOTE:1065024.1   – Database 11g Release 2 Certification Highlights
NOTE:1082394.1   – 11.2.0.1.X Grid Infrastructure PSU Known Issues
NOTE:1101938.1   – Master Note for Data Guard
NOTE:1181315.1   – Important Considerations for Operating Oracle RAC on T-Series Servers
NOTE:1187674.1   – Master Note for Oracle Database Machine and Exadata Storage Server
NOTE:1187723.1   – Master Note for Automatic Storage Management (ASM)
NOTE:403743.1   – VIP Failover Take Long Time After Network Cable Pulled
NOTE:405820.1   – 10.2.0.X CRS Bundle Patch Information
NOTE:422893.1   – 11g Understanding Automatic Diagnostic Repository.
NOTE:428681.1   – OCR / Vote disk Maintenance Operations: (ADD/REMOVE/REPLACE/MOVE)
NOTE:429825.1   – Complete Checklist for Manual Upgrades to 11gR1
NOTE:438314.1   – Critical Patch Update – Introduction to Database n-Apply CPUs
NOTE:443529.1   – Database 11g: Quick Steps to Package and Send Critical Error Diagnostic   Information to Support [Video]
NOTE:357472.1   – Configuring device-mapper for CRS/ASM
NOTE:362135.1   – Configuring Oracle Applications Release 11i with Oracle10gR2 RAC and ASM
NOTE:363254.1   – Applying one-off Oracle Clusterware patches in a mixed version home   environment
NOTE:380489.1   – Using Load-Balancers with Oracle E-Business Suite Release 12
NOTE:395314.1   – RAC Hangs due to small cache size on SYS.AUDSES$
NOTE:397460.1   – Oracle’s Policy for Supporting Oracle RAC with Symantec SFRAC
NOTE:388577.1   – Using Oracle 10gR2 RAC and ASM with Oracle E-Business Suite Release 12
NOTE:390374.1   – Oracle Performance Diagnostic Guide (OPDG)
NOTE:391771.1   – OCFS2 1.2 – FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
NOTE:401132.1   – How to Install Oracle Clusterware with Shared Storage on Block Devices
NOTE:403347.1   – MAA Roadmap for the E-Business Suite
NOTE:359515.1   – Mount Options for Oracle files when used with NFS on NAS devices
NOTE:361323.1   – HugePages on Linux: What It Is… and What It Is Not…