Updating oracle linux database servers
See "Supported Database Configurations" on the Oracle Fusion Middleware Supported System Configurations page at a new window.If you plan to use a different version of any of the drivers installed with Web Logic Server, you can replace the driver file in WL_HOME\server\lib with an updated version of the file or add the new file to the front of your CLASSPATH.[[email protected] ~]# hostname Odlinux.[[email protected] ~]# cat /etc/sysconfig/network NETWORKING=yes NETWORKING_IPV6=no HOSTNAME=odlinux.[[email protected] ~]# [[email protected] ~]# cat /etc/sysconfig/network NETWORKING=yes NETWORKING_IPV6=no HOSTNAME=secondary.[[email protected] ~]# [[email protected] ~]# cat /etc/hosts # Do not remove the following line, or various programs # that require network functionality will fail.127.0.0.1 localhost.localdomain localhost 192.168.4.111 wrath.wrath 192.168.4.115 secondary.secondary ::1 localhost6.localdomain6 localhost6 [[email protected] ~]# While changing the host name is fairly easy care should be taken with applications that might already be installed on the system.Operating on your choice of hardware—in your data center or in the cloud—Oracle Linux provides the reliability, scalability, security, and performance for demanding enterprise workloads.Tried, tested, and tuned for enterprise workloads, Oracle Linux is used by Oracle developers worldwide and is backed by support services from experts who understand the entire Oracle technology stack.Therefore, you do not need to add this JDBC driver to your CLASSPATH.If you plan to use a third-party JDBC driver that is not installed with Web Logic Server, you must install the drivers, which includes updating your CLASSPATH with the path to the driver files, and may include updating your PATH with the path to database client files.
We just let keep it there but copied ojdbc6in some external directory and loaded same in CLASSPATH before all jars.Below is from oracle docs- This driver is installed in the WL_HOME\server\lib folder (where WL_HOME is the folder where Web Logic Server is installed) with The manifest in lists this file so that it is loaded when is loaded (when the server starts).You can update your Oracle VM Servers (3.x) with the Oracle Public Yum Server.In the Oracle VM Manager console go to the ‘Tools and Resources’ tab and click ‘Server Update Management (YUM)’.
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