Veritas™ Cluster Server Agent for Oracle Installation and Configuration Guide

Article:DOC5286  |  Created: 2012-02-03  |  Updated: 2012-10-08  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/DOC5286
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Veritas™ Cluster Server Agent for Oracle Installation and Configuration Guide

Contents

1. Introducing the Veritas Cluster Server agent for Oracle
About the Veritas Cluster Server agent for Oracle
About the agent for Oracle ASM
What's new in this release
Supported software for VCS agent for Oracle
How the agent makes Oracle highly available
How the Oracle and Netlsnr agents support intelligent resource monitoring
How the agent makes Oracle ASM instance highly available
About Veritas Cluster Server agent functions for Oracle
Oracle agent functions
Netlsnr agent functions
ASMInst agent functions
ASMDG agent functions
Typical Oracle configuration in a VCS cluster
About setting up Oracle in a VCS cluster
2. Installing and configuring Oracle
About installing Oracle in a VCS environment
Before you install Oracle in a VCS environment
About VCS requirements for installing Oracle
Location of the $ORACLE_HOME
Replacing the long pathnames for $ORACLE_HOME in the agent attributes
Failing over Oracle after a VCS node failure during hot backup
About Oracle installation tasks for VCS
Installation tasks for $ORACLE_HOME on shared disks
Installation tasks for $ORACLE_HOME on local disks
Installation tasks for Oracle using ASM
Installing ASM binaries for Oracle 11g R2 in a VCS environment
Configuring Oracle ASM on the first node of the cluster
Enabling the clustering daemon for ASM-managed database
Enabling Oracle Cluster Synchronization Service daemon to start automatically
Configuring and starting up ASM on remaining nodes for 11gR2
Installing Oracle binaries on the first node of the cluster
Disabling the clustering daemon for Oracle 10g or later
Configuring the Oracle database on the remaining nodes of the cluster
Copying the $ORACLE_BASE/admin/SID directory
Copying the Oracle ASM initialization parameter file
Verifying access to the Oracle database
3. Installing and removing the agent for Oracle
Before you install or upgrade the agent for Oracle
Installing the VCS agent for Oracle software
Upgrading the VCS agent for Oracle
Disabling the Veritas Cluster Server agent for Oracle
Removing the Veritas Cluster Server agent for Oracle
4. Configuring VCS service groups for Oracle
About configuring a service group for Oracle
Configuring Oracle instances in VCS
Configuring a single Oracle instance in VCS
Configuring multiple Oracle instances (single listener) in VCS
Configuring multiple Oracle instances (multiple listeners) in VCS
Configuring an Oracle instance with shared server support in VCS
Before you configure the VCS service group for Oracle
Importing the type definition files for Veritas Cluster Server agent for Oracle
Configuring the VCS service group for Oracle
Configuring the VCS service group for Oracle using Cluster Manager (Java console)
Configuring the VCS service group for Oracle using the command-line
Setting up detail monitoring for VCS agents for Oracle
Setting up detail monitoring for Oracle
Setting up detail monitoring for Netlsnr
Enabling and disabling intelligent resource monitoring for agents manually
Administering the AMF kernel driver
5. Administering VCS service groups for Oracle
About administering VCS service groups
Bringing the service group online
Taking the service group offline
Switching the service group
Modifying the service group configuration
6. Troubleshooting Veritas Cluster Server agent for Oracle
About troubleshooting Veritas Cluster Server agent for Oracle
Error messages common to the Oracle and Netlsnr agents
Error messages specific to the Oracle agent
Error messages specific to the Netlsnr agent
Error messages specific to the ASMInst agent
Error messages specific to the ASMDG agent
Troubleshooting issues specific to Oracle in a VCS environment
A. Resource type definitions
About the resource type and attribute definitions
Resource type definition for the Oracle agent
Attribute definition for the Oracle agent
About the Sid attribute in a policy managed database
Resource type definition for the Netlsnr agent
Attribute definition for the Netlsnr agent
Resource type definition for the ASMInst agent
Attribute definition for the ASMInst agent
Resource type definition for the ASMDG agent
Attribute definition for the ASMDG agent
B. Sample configurations
About the sample configurations for Oracle enterprise agent
Sample single Oracle instance configuration
Sample VCS configuration file for single Oracle instance
Sample multiple Oracle instances (single listener) configuration
Sample VCS configuration file for multiple Oracle instances (single listener)
Sample multiple instance (multiple listeners) configuration
Sample VCS configuration file for multiple Oracle instances (multiple listeners)
Sample Oracle configuration with shared server support
Sample VCS configuration file for Oracle instance configured with shared server support
Sample Oracle ASM configurations
Sample configuration for ASM disks as raw disks
Sample configuration for ASM disks as VxVM volumes
Sample configuration for ASM disks as CVM volumes
C. Best practices
Best practices for multiple Oracle instance configurations in a VCS environment
D. Using the SPFILE in a VCS cluster for Oracle
About the Oracle initialization parameter files
Starting an Oracle instance
Using the SPFILE in a VCS cluster
E. OHASD in a single instance database environment
About OHASD in a single instance database environment
Configuring the Application agent to make OHASD highly available

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