Goldengate Silent Installation

Installing GoldenGate Software on Linux System for Standalone DB

I will be installing GoldenGate Software on Standalone Linux System. Below are details for this task.

Hostname => HOST12C2020
GG Version => 12.3
Downloaded zip File =>

Step 1. Unzip Downloaded software as below on Linux System.

[oracle@HOST12C2021 GG_SFT]$ unzip
   creating: fbo_ggs_Linux_x64_shiphome/
   creating: fbo_ggs_Linux_x64_shiphome/Disk1/
   creating: fbo_ggs_Linux_x64_shiphome/Disk1/install/
  inflating: fbo_ggs_Linux_x64_shiphome/Disk1/install/.oui
  inflating: fbo_ggs_Linux_x64_shiphome/Disk1/install/
  inflating: fbo_ggs_Linux_x64_shiphome/Disk1/install/clusterparam.ini
  inflating: fbo_ggs_Linux_x64_shiphome/Disk1/install/
   creating: fbo_ggs_Linux_x64_shiphome/Disk1/install/images/
  inflating: fbo_ggs_Linux_x64_shiphome/Disk1/install/images/billboards.gif
  inflating: fbo_ggs_Linux_x64_shiphome/Disk1/install/oraparam.ini
  inflating: fbo_ggs_Linux_x64_shiphome/Disk1/install/oraparam.ini.deinstall
   creating: fbo_ggs_Linux_x64_shiphome/Disk1/install/resource/

[oracle@HOST12C2021 GG_SFT]$ ls -lrt
total 332508
drwxr-xr-x. 3 oracle oinstall      4096 Apr 16  2018 fbo_ggs_Linux_x64_shiphome
-rw-r--r--. 1 oracle oinstall      1396 May 10  2018 OGG-
-rw-r--r--. 1 oracle oinstall    293566 May 10  2018 OGG_WinUnix_Rel_Notes_12.

Step 2. Create Directory for GoldenGate Home .

[oracle@HOST12C2020 gg_home]$ ls -ld /u01/app/oracle/gg_home/
drwxr-xr-x. 2 oracle oinstall 4096 May 20 01:25 /u01/app/oracle/gg_home/
[oracle@HOST12C2020 gg_home]$

Step 3. Installing GoldenGate Software Silently.

Use below mentioned Response file

cat /home/oracle/oggcore.rsp

# Do not change the following system generated value.

Move to Setup location and execute ./runInstaller.

cd /u01/GG_SFT/fbo_ggs_Linux_x64_shiphome/Disk1

[oracle@HOST12C2020 Disk1]$ ./runInstaller -silent -responseFile /home/oracle/oggcore.rsp
Starting Oracle Universal Installer...

Checking Temp space: must be greater than 120 MB.   Actual 21728 MB    Passed
Checking swap space: must be greater than 150 MB.   Actual 2349 MB    Passed
Preparing to launch Oracle Universal Installer from /tmp/OraInstall2020-05-20_01-35-26AM. Please wait ...

[oracle@HOST12C2020 Disk1]$ You can find the log of this install session at:

The installation of Oracle GoldenGate Core was successful.

Please check '/u01/app/oraInventory/logs/silentInstall2020-05-20_01-35-26AM.log' for more details.

Successfully Setup Software.

Step 4. Verify Setup

[oracle@HOST12C2020 gg_home]$ echo $GG_HOME
[oracle@HOST12C2020 gg_home]$ cd $GG_HOME
[oracle@HOST12C2020 gg_home]$ ./ggsci

Oracle GoldenGate Command Interpreter for Oracle
Version OGGCORE_12.
Linux, x64, 64bit (optimized), Oracle 12c on Apr 16 2018 00:53:30
Operating system character set identified as UTF-8.

Copyright (C) 1995, 2018, Oracle and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved.

GGSCI (HOST12C2020) 1> info all

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Our setup completed now !!!! Cheer!!!