In 11G it is mentioned DBMS_SERVICE
This procedure starts a service. This procedure alters the service_name IOP to contain this service_name. In Oracle RAC, implementing this option will act on the instance specified.
You cannot use this subprogram if your services are managed by Oracle Clusterware, Oracle Restart or Oracle GlobalData Services.
You cannot use the following procedures with Oracle Real Applications Clusterware, Oracle Restart and Oracle Global Data Services:
This was not mentioned in 10g
Has the behavior changed in 11g?
Thanks In Advance