Re: Different owners for Oracle Home and Grid Home

  • From: Niall Litchfield <niall.litchfield@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: oracle.unknowns@xxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Thu, 23 Oct 2014 17:08:55 +0100

Its a separation of duties feature. If you don't plan (or won't) separate
duties then don't use it. If you do separate duties then you already likely
have similar issues elsewhere -- running springs to mind.

On Thu, Oct 23, 2014 at 1:06 AM, Chen Zhou <oracle.unknowns@xxxxxxxxx>

> Hi, Everyone,
> Is there any advantage for having different owners for Oracle Home and
> Grid Home?  I found even though it sounds like a good idea and allows you
> to assign support to different users, in practice the same people(DBAs)
> usually end up managing both Grid and Oracle homes.  Having different
> owners for Grid and Oracle Homes only added permission problems in
> installation and configuration.
> Any thought?
> Thank you,
> Chen

Niall Litchfield
Oracle DBA

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