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Plan to move Oracle db from Sun SParc to Linux

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I have a 9.2.0.5 live db on a Sunfire v440. Ultimately I need to get this to 10g but I view this as something that will take quite some time planning and testing. In the meantime I would like to put this db onto a Linux machine. BUT
I find that the minimum version of Oracle on a x86x64 Linux server is 9.2.0.7.
I have access to a Linux x86 server.
Should I install 9.2.0.4 Oracle onto the x86 , patch to 9.2.0.5 , put the db onto this, then patch to 9.2.0.7. Then I can move it to the x86x64 machine.
or is there a better less complicated route that  I might be able to follow?
Any advice gladly accepted.


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