Here, let us see how to install Oracle 9i. It comes with 3 CDs.
This process will be assisted by a few images that give a more clear picture.
First, insert the Oracle 9i CD-1 into the CD/DVD drive.
It should automatically starts and displays the initial screen
Try installing the Oracle 9i on a separate drive(partition). In case of a failure in Oracle 9i installation, you can format the drive and go ahead with a fresh installation.
Select the Enterprise Edition option.
You could choose either General Purpose or Data Warehousing.
You can give something like ORCL or ORACLE.
This is also called as Host String, Connect String.
216 products get installed, by default.
You just need to select the stage folder in the CD.
Even here, select the stage folder.
Just make a note of the user names & passwords.
Restart your computer and Try connecting to the Scott/Tiger User(Schema) using SQL* Plus.
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