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We are currently running oracle 10.2.0.4 RAC using raw devices on the hpux itanium 64bit platform. We want to upgrade to 18.104.22.168 and I am wanting to know what parts of of database environment will still be able to utilize raw devices?
Can my datafiles remain on raw devices or will we need to somehow convert over to using ASM? What about the ocr and voting device? Can they remain on raw devices or do we need to configure ASM for the ocr and voting disk?