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Database Installation and Setup - RAC 12c Setup Step by Step on Oracle Virtual Box with Oracle Enterprise Linux(OEL) - Final Chapter

In this post, we are going to install the database and create a database using dbca.

Database Installation

Login as root user on racnode1
Execute below commands

Xhost +
Switch to oracle user
su oracle
Set the environment
. .bash_profile
  • Go to the database software directory.
  • Run the Oracle Universal Installer from database software directory.

  • Once the OUI wizard would open and you see the following welcome screen.

  • Click Next.

Click on setup to make ssh connectivity between both nodes

Run the script from root user on both racnode1 and racnode2

Create Database

make sure you are logged in as oracle.
Go to oracle home/bin
Run ./dbca

This completes our 2 nodes RAC setup.