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Requirements to discover an Oracle database instance

Requirements to discover an Oracle database instance

The requirements to discover an Oracle database instance vary for UNIX and Windows.

UNIX operating system requirements

In the UNIX operating system

  • Discovery requires credentials that allow read permission to the oratab file.
  • Discovery requires credentials that allow read permission to the System Parameter file.
  • Discovery identifies a running instance of an Oracle database from the process that starts with ora_pmon_. Ensure this process is running in the IP range you designate.

Windows operating system requirements

In the Windows operating system

  • Discovery requires credentials that allow read permission to the System Parameter file.
  • Discovery identifies a running instance of an Oracle database from the oracle.exe process. Ensure this process is running in the IP range you designate.