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I'm putting together a diskless Oracle database SLES image.

What will need to be kept stateful?

For example, what filesystems need to persist? Right now, the easy ones I know of are /home, /perf (Perfstat) and /u01 for Oracle. Are there other config files, log files or binaries that reside in other places that we will need to be preserved? I believe there is some logging that takes place in /etc/oracle as well.

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what is your goal? I have images that only have GI installed and mount rest of ORACLE_HOME's using acfs..... In that case, persist your GI install location + regular OS. – ik_zelf Dec 20 '15 at 19:27

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