Re: oracle solaris sparc 64 to exadata linux x86-64 conversion

  • From: Keith Moore <kmoore@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: jpaparo@xxxxxxxx,Joseph David Paparo <jpaparo@xxxxxxxx>,"oracle-l (oracle-l@xxxxxxxxxxxxx)" <oracle-l@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 14 May 2013 16:56:40 -0500

We are using golden gate with export / import for (near) zero downtime 
migration. Oracle has a presentation on same. It would work with transportable 
tablespace as well. 
Our databases are small enough for exp/imp so we decide not to open ourselves 
to possible transportable tablespace bugs.


Joseph David Paparo <jpaparo@xxxxxxxx> wrote:

>Hi all,
>Does anyone know what the best way to migrate databases from solaris
>sparc to linux x86-64?  It appears that we will need to do an endian
>conversion and we were thinking of doing transportable tablespaces. 
>However, we were hoping to minimize downtime as much as possible.  Any
>information would be helpful or links to any whitepaper.  Thanks.

Sent from my Android phone with K-9 Mail. Please excuse my brevity.

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