[askdba] Re: Upgrade question

  • From: Ganesh Raja <ganesh.raja@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: askdba@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Thu, 11 Nov 2004 15:26:11 +0000

My $0.02

Install 9i on a new Oracle Home. Once u have completed the Install
wait for your Down Time window and Upgrade it. The Upgrade as such
does not take much time and it completes very fast.

IMHO .. there is no way that u are going to acive what you are saying
.. if i understood you correctly ... ;)


On Thu, 11 Nov 2004 10:05:50 -0500, Joe Zitnik <jzitnik@xxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Gurus,
> We're about to migrate from Oracle 8i to Oracle 9i.  We don't have a
> very large window of down time.  So we dump the data out of Oracle 8i.
> While we are importing the data in to our Oracle 9i database, is there
> any way we could continue using our 8i database, and then roll the
> changes that occur in the 8i database while we are performing the data
> import in to the 9i database.  I guess what I am asking is: is there
> some way to roll 8i archivelogs in to a 9i database, or an equivalent
> process?  I am confused just reading my own question, but if anyone
> understands, I'd appreciate it.

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