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Install Oracle RAC 12c R1 on Oracle Linux
6.4 using VirtualBox 4.2.16


The following documents are a step by step guide to install Oracle Real Application Clusters
12c on Oracle Linux 6 using VirtualBox. The installation sequence below will get your 2
Node RAC running on your Laptop in a day or two.

1) Install Oracle RAC 12c R1 on Linux 6.4 using VirtualBox 4.2.16 checklist
2) Install VirtualBox 4.2.16 on Windows 7 64bit
3) Install Dual DHCP/DNS Server 7.10 on Windows 7
4) VirtualBox 4.2.16 setup and Linux 6.4 Installation for Oracle RAC 12c R1
5) Install Grid Infrastructure 12c R1 on Oracle Linux 6.4
6) Install Oracle RAC Database 12c R1 on Oracle Linux 6.4
7) Create Oracle RAC Database 12c R1 on Oracle Linux 6.4




Install Dual DHCP/DNS Server 7.10 ON
Windows 7 64bit

Download Dual DHCP DNS Server

http://sourceforge.net/projects/dhcp-dns-server/






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Features
Either DHCP or DNS or Both Services can be used.
DHCP hosts automatically added to DNS, If both services used
DHCP Supports 125 ranges, all options, range specific options
DNS Supports Zone Transfer and Zone Replication.
DHCP Supports BOOTP Relay Agents, PXE Boot, BOOTP.
Dynamically Detects Listening Interfaces, can l isten on 125 interfaces
HTTP Interface for Lease Status.
Filtering of Ranges by Mac Range, Vendor Class and User Class
Very easy configuration, no Zone files required.
Allows Replicated operations for DHCP and DNS
Very Low Memory and CPU use
Can be installed and used by person not having DNS/DHCP Concepts
Designed to run as Replicated Load sharing Duplex Operation



Install Dual Server






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Dual Server runs as a Windows Service



Dual Server Configuration

Make a backup of C:\DualServer\DualServer.ini and
Edit the configuration file C:\DualServer\DualServer.ini to add the Oracle RAC specific
details.






[SERVICES]
#Specify the service you want to use
#Default is both services

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DNS
;DHCP

[LISTEN_ON]
192.168.56.1

[DNS_ALLOWED_HOSTS]
1.0.0.1-255.255.255.254

[DOMAIN_NAME]
workgroup

[DNS_HOSTS]
;OracleServer.yahoo.com=192.168.0. 43
;DNS=192.168.0.1
;cpltcaxd02b=192.168.0.2
;homehost.external.com=187.178.187.178
;strange=192.168.6.11
;soho=192.168.0.111
;www=12.67.4.3
ol6-121-rac1.workgroup=192.168.56. 101
ol6-121-rac2.workgroup=192.168.56. 102
ol6-121-rac1=192.168.56. 101
ol6-121-rac2=192.168.56. 102
ol6-121-rac1-vip. workgroup=192. 168. 56.103
ol6-121-rac2-vip. workgroup=192. 168. 56.104
ol6-121-rac1-vip=192. 168. 56.103
ol6-121-rac2-vip=192. 168. 56.104
ol6-121-scan=192.168.56.105
ol6-121-scan=192.168.56.106
ol6-121-scan=192.168.56.107
ol6-121-scan.workgroup=192.168.56.105
ol6-121-scan.workgroup=192.168.56.106
ol6-121-scan.workgroup=192.168.56.107

Restart the Dual Server Windows Service














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Add Windows Firewall Rule

Open Windows Firewall with Advanced security in windows 7 New Rule



Choose program



Browse and choose the Dualserver.exe in This program path:

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Select Allow the connection



Accept the default checked boxes all.

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Provide a name for the Rule and click Finish





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Windows 7 IPv4 Properties