Re: Virtualbox images for EM 12c, DataGuard, RAC, GoldenGate / run multiple simultaneous OL5 images on Win7?

  • From: Hans Forbrich <fuzzy.graybeard@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: Dana Nibby <dananrg@xxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 19 Jun 2012 06:58:23 -0600

On 19/06/2012 5:46 AM, Dana Nibby wrote:
> > A lot of people overlook Personal Edition.  It's a singe-user
> > developer's DB, includes all features and enteprise edition options
> > except RAC and EM related extensions.  Only available for Windows,
> > though.  Target community - developers who actually want to have support
> > and perhaps develop things 'right'.
> That's a "me too" here. I hadn't at all thought about Personal 
> Edition. Will keep it in mind for training purposes. When you say 
> Windows, can I get it for Windows 7? Or only on Windows Server? And if 
> the latter, is there a free or low cost version of the latest Windows 
> Server for training purposes? I would say Education. But that often 
> implies current enrollment at a University.
A lot of good info in your last post.  Definitely a keeper.

Personal Edition is designed to be used on Windows 7, any of the Pro 
editions.  None of the Oracle 'server' products play nicely with any 
Windows 'Home' variant.

Have fun


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