Installing Oracle 9iR2 on Red Hat 9
Subject:   A startup script - WORKS - on one condition
Date:   2003-09-30 20:19:32
From:   anonymous2
The startup script listed at:

works, provided that you hard- or soft-link a new entry:


to the existing file:


It looks like Oracle has chosen to use "spfile.ora" as the replacement for old "init.ora". Strangely, the script works find with ye old "init.ora" files.