Wednesday, April 27, 2011

Download Oracle database 11g R2

I have got a task to install on Redhat Linux x86_64bit and upgrade db from for one of the applications, so the following is the information regarding the software.
While it's worth to note that, if you are at then moving to is not a patchset installation but a full database upgrade.

To download and install 11gR2, get full Oracle database 11gR2 software from patch 10098816

Note that, Starting with the patch set, Oracle Database patch sets are full installations of the Oracle Database software. This means that you do not need to install Oracle Database 11g Release 2 ( before installing Oracle Database 11g Release 2 (

To Download rdbms software go to My Oracle support: patch 10098816

Please select your platform before downloading (Click on "Platform or Language" drop down menu).
From here you can download total 7 disks and the following is the description for each one,

Note that Oracle Database (includes Oracle Database and Oracle RAC)
You must download both the following zip files to install Oracle Database. &

Oracle Grid Infrastructure (includes Oracle ASM, Oracle Clusterware, and Oracle Restart)

Oracle Database Client

Oracle Gateways

Oracle Examples


For help in installation and upgrades please don't hesitate to contact me at or call me on my cell 0097433164959.