Install Oracle Goldengate 19c for Oracle Linux.

In this post I will install GoldenGate 19c for Oracle 12c in Linux 7.1, this will be the start point for the next post that replicate data from SQL Server 2012 to Oracle 12c.

I going to install Oracle GoldenGate in the below environment:

  • Operating System: Oracle Linux Server 7.1
  • Database: Oracle 12c (
  • GoldenGate version:
  • GoldenGate installer:

1. Download Oracle GoldenGate for Oracle (64 bits) from Oracle website.

2. Transfer the zip to a temporary directory in Linux, I used Filezilla to transfer the zip file from Windows to the Linux directory /u02/gg_download

3. Unzip the zip file

[oracle@ocm12 u02]$ cd /u02/gg_download

[oracle@ocm12 gg_download]$ ls -lrt
-rw-rw-r--. 1 oracle oracle 556240981 Apr 11 11:02

[oracle@ocm12 gg_download]$ unzip

4. Run the installer of Oracle GoldenGate using a Xserver like MobaXterm

[oracle@ocm12 gg_download]$ cd /u02/gg_download/fbo_ggs_Linux_x64_shiphome/Disk1

[oracle@ocm12 Disk1]$ ./runInstaller
Starting Oracle Universal Installer...

Checking Temp space: must be greater than 120 MB.   Actual 4905 MB    Passed
Checking swap space: must be greater than 150 MB.   Actual 4095 MB    Passed
Checking monitor: must be configured to display at least 256 colors.    Actual 16777216    Passed
Preparing to launch Oracle Universal Installer from /tmp/OraInstall2020-04-11_11-33-22AM. Please wait ...

a. Select the version of GoldenGate

  1. Select Oracle GoldenGate for Oracle Database 12c (637 MB)
  2. Click on “Next” button.

b. Enter detail of GoldenGate

  1. Software Location: /u02/gg
  2. Click on Start Manager if you want the process Manager of GoldenGate start automatically every time you start the server
  3. Database Location: /u01/app/oracle/12.1.0/dbhome_1 (is the Oracle Home of Oracle Database Server 12c)
  4. Manager Port: 7809 is the port used by GoldenGate manager process
  5. Click on “Next” button

c. Check the summary to verify that everything is correct and start the installation of GoldenGate.

  1. Click on “Install” button.

d. Click on “Details” button if you want to follow up to the installation.

e. If the installation of Oracle GoldenGate was successful click on “Close” button.