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Oracle9i Installation Guide Release 2 (220.127.116.11) for HP Alpha OpenVMS
RMAN Runs Only Over TCP/IP
The connection to both the catalog and the database must be a TCP/IP connection.
OpenVMS always performs its I/O asynchronously. Several
parameters that mimic asynchronous behavior are not needed on OpenVMS. Refer
to the Oracle9i Administrator’s Guide, section 1.5.3 for the list of parameters that are
not supported on OpenVMS.
With some limitations, Oracle9i for HP OpenVMS with iAS mid tier (with VMS
back end database configuration) is supported. For information about iAS support,
The following items are not supported:
RAC Guard and RAC High Availability Extensions
RAC Guard and RAC High Availability Extensions are not supported in this release
due to the lack of cluster failover in the Operating System.
RAC Management Pack
RAC Management Pack is not supported in this release.
LDAP (OID) is currently not supported. This feature is a candidate for support in
iFS and Ultra Search
iFS and Ultra Search are not supported due to the lack of third party software called