EBS Upgrade

txkWfClone.sh/txkWfClone.sql slow while running adcfgclone.pl appsTier dualfs

I hit this issue while cloning a vision instance I had setup on my laptop under VirtualBox to a new VM on my new ESXi host 🙂 If you search metalink for this, you will get a direct hit. Oracle Note ID: 1431581.1. The note explains that the issue is caused due to “high […]

ORA-12709: error while loading create database character set

Well, it so happens that I started a recently upgraded DB and got this error. It also meant that the DB wouldn’t mount. It turns out that the default ORA_NLS10 variable to set to a wrong value (I am suspecting EBS autoconfig, but this research is still pending). Setting […]