Experiences Installing Oracle Release 3 (8.1.7) for OS/390

An IBM Redbooks publication


This IBM Redbooks publication will help you install Oracle8i Release 3 for OS/390 with OSDI. It describes experiences with the installing of the new OSDI version. It will be especially useful for those installing Oracle8i on OS/390 with OSDI for the first time. It also includes an appendix on the installation of Oracle 8.1.7 with MPM.

The book is based on experiences gained during installation at the following sites:
IBM/Oracle EMEA Joint Solution Center, Montpellier, France
IBM/Oracle International Competency Center, San Mateo, California
IBM ITSO S/390 Center in Poughkeepsie, New York
Oracle's Advanced Technology Center, Reston, Virginia

Table of contents

Chapter 1. Overview of Oracle8i with OSDI
Chapter 2. Preparing to install Oracle 8.1.7 with OSDI
Chapter 3. Installing the Oracle8i 8.1.7 (OSDI) libraries on OS/390
Chapter 4. Customizing the Oracle database
Chapter 5. Creating the database
Chapter 6. Installing the Intelligent Agent
Chapter 7. Operational considerations
Appendix A. Table for your values


Publish Date
20 April 2001

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