Hi Andrew, these two at this time sqlplus '/as sysdba' SQL*Plus: Release 10.2.0.3.0 - Production on Tue Jan 8 13:08:26 2008 Copyright (c) 1982, 2006, Oracle. All Rights Reserved. Connected to an idle instance. SQL> startup ORA-00600: internal error code, arguments: [keltnfy-ldmInit], , , , , , ,  SQL> lsnrctl start LSNRCTL for Linux: Version 10.2.0.3.0 - Production on 08-JAN-2008 13:09:26 Copyright (c) 1991, 2006, Oracle. All rights reserved. Starting /dba01/apps/product/10.2/bin/tnslsnr: please wait... TNS-12537: TNS:connection closed TNS-12560: TNS:protocol adapter error TNS-00507: Connection closed Linux Error: 29: Illegal seek thanks Prasad On Jan 8, 2008 1:04 PM, Andrew Kerber <andrew.kerber@xxxxxxxxx> wrote: > I did it once. What error message are you getting? > > > On Jan 8, 2008 2:48 PM, Prasad <p4cldba@xxxxxxxxx> wrote: > > > Hi, > > > > one of our server which had Oracle 10203 installed on SuSe 9 crashed and > > we are trying to restore it We installed CentOS 5.0 however when I > > try to start Oracle I am getting into different issues. > > > > Does anybody have any experience with CentOS 5.0 > > > > > > thanks > > -Prasad > > > > > > -- > Andrew W. Kerber > > 'If at first you dont succeed, dont take up skydiving.'