The largest I have seen is 6, and running on a single node actually worked better for them. Someone had sold them on the idea that they could have an extremely powerful data warehouse by running it on 6 commodity servers and commodity gigabit network cards for the private interconnect. Can you say cluster waits? On Wed, Aug 24, 2011 at 2:49 PM, Herring Dave - dherri < Dave.Herring@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote: > 4-node RAC primary by 4-node RAC physical standby. > > DAVID HERRING > DBA > Acxiom Corporation > EML dave.herring@xxxxxxxxxx > TEL 630.944.4762 > MBL 630.430.5988 > 1501 Opus Pl, Downers Grove, IL 60515, USA > WWW.ACXIOM.COM > > The information contained in this communication is confidential, is > intended only for the use of the recipient named above, and may be legally > privileged. If the reader of this message is not the intended recipient, you > are hereby notified that any dissemination, distribution or copying of this > communication is strictly prohibited. If you have received this > communication in error, please resend this communication to the sender and > delete the original message or any copy of it from your computer system. > Thank you. > > -----Original Message----- > From: oracle-l-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:oracle-l-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] > On Behalf Of D'Hooge Freek > Sent: Wednesday, August 24, 2011 10:33 AM > To: Saad Khan > Cc: oracle-l@xxxxxxxxxxxxx > Subject: RE: A basic RAC question.. need a quick reply > > No, in 10g you need to list the addresses of all the cluster nodes. > But really, this should not become a problem as you will never have that > many cluster nodes. > > Maybe we can do a little poll here on the list: > > What is the maximum number of cluster nodes you have in your RAC? > > > Regards, > > Freek D'Hooge > Uptime > Oracle Database Administrator > email: freek.dhooge@xxxxxxxxx > tel +32(0)3 451 23 82 > http://www.uptime.be > disclaimer: www.uptime.be/disclaimer > --- > From: Saad Khan [mailto:saad4u@xxxxxxxxx] > Sent: woensdag 24 augustus 2011 16:52 > To: D'Hooge Freek > Cc: oracle-l@xxxxxxxxxxxxx > Subject: Re: A basic RAC question.. need a quick reply > > Thanks guyz. Is there any option in Oracle 10g as well?? > > -- > http://www.freelists.org/webpage/oracle-l > > > -- > http://www.freelists.org/webpage/oracle-l > > > -- Andrew W. Kerber 'If at first you dont succeed, dont take up skydiving.'