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Database Migration Script Set (DBMSS) tool download

The Database Migration Script Set (DBMSS) is a tool designed to simplify the process of migrating from an Oracle® database on a Tru64 UNIX® AlphaServer to an HP-UX 11i system. You can use this tool to generate scripts that will create a cloned Oracle database by connecting to and extracting the information from an existing Oracle database. The purpose is to minimize the effort required to migrate to an HP-UX 11i system.

The following sections outline key information about the tool:

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Product version

The latest released version of this tool is:   v1.0

System requirements

To use this kit, your systems must have the following requirements:

  • Supported HP-UX installation platforms:
    • HP-UX 11i or higher running Oracle 9i or higher on PA-RISC systems
    • HP-UX 11i or higher running Oracle or higher on Integrity systems

  • Tru64 UNIX V5.1B or higher running Oracle 8i (8.1.7) or higher
  • Perl v5.6.1 or higher running on HP-UX 11i

Installation instructions

  1. Download the DBMSS installation package to your HP-UX 11i system.


    » DBMSS installation package

  2. Log in to your Oracle DBA user account on your HP-UX 11i system.
  3. Copy the DBMSS installation package to the Oracle DBA user account.
  4. Extract the DBMSS installation package using tar.
  5. Consult the installation instructions as outlined in the README.txt file.


The following documents are included in the installation package:

  • README file for the Database Migration Script Set for HP-UX:
    • ./DBMSS/README.txt

  • Database Migration Script Set User's Guide:
    • ./DBMSS/doc/DBMSS-ug.pdf   (PDF  version)
    • ./DBMSS/doc/DBMSS-ug.htm   (HTML version)

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