Installation of Oracle9
Database Release 2 on MSWindows
Here is the Guide of how to install 9i on your PC. Please keep in mind that in order toinstall Oracle 9i. You must have 1) at least Pentium IV with 800 MHz; 2) at least 512 MbRAM; 3) at least 10 Gb extra free space. The following is the walk through-on myWindows XP Professional. It should also work on your Windows XP Home edition or Windows 2000, and Windows 2003 Sever.
If your PC has low memory (64 MB RAM) and small hard drive size (e.g. less than10 gb), you should install Oracle 8i instead. For information about how to install Oracle8i, readthe Guide to install Personal Oracle 8i.
, and go to "
". Choose thewindows platform under
Oracle9i Release 2 (126.96.36.199).
When you download the 9i,there should be three files at (You have to be an OTN member to download the software.The OTN membership is also free.)
(254,458,106 bytes)Directions1. Before downloading, please review the product certification information for this product.2. Verify that the filesizes listed on this page match the downloaded files on your localdisk (you need to have ~ 10 gb hard disk free space).3. Create directories
No single space between Disk and 1, or 2 or 3)4.
to Disk1 and unzip the
here.5. repeat the above step for
.6. After unzipping all the 3 disks in their respective directories, cd to
to start the installer.
The Oracle Universal Installer starts and it guide you through the installation process.The following welcome window is what you will see: