For test sake I tried to install an Oracle Database 10g (Type: General Purpose Database) on a little PC with 256MB of RAM and 1 GB of swap space.I was able to get a 10g database up and running on this little PC without a problem.Finished Dependency Resolution Dependencies Resolved =========================================================================== Package Arch Version Repository Size =========================================================================== Updating: udev x86_64 147-2.15.el6 rhel 337 k Transaction Summary =========================================================================== Install 0 Package(s) Upgrade 1 Package(s) Total download size: 337 k Is this ok [y/N]:, which Yum uses to perform changes to the system, provides a mechanism for ensuring their integrity.See Section B.2.2, “Installing and Upgrading” for details on how to manage changes to configuration files across package upgrades.
On the next article I'll show an easy way for yum repository building with wget and how to use it, see Hal Canary's rsync script for an example. Problem 7: Install a package directly from Internet? Problem 8: Simulate what will be done when executing "rpm -ivh new-kernel.rpm"?
Problem 13: Build a RPM package from a SRPM with rpmbuild?
Problem 14: Check digests and signatures against a package? Problem 17: Figure out the installation time of my packages?
Table of Contents: * Downloading Oracle10g Software and Burning Oracle10g CDs * Checking Memory and Swap Space * Checking /tmp Space * Checking Software Packages (RPMs) * Checking Kernel Parameters * Sizing Disk Space for Oracle10g * Creating Oracle User Accounts * Setting Shell Limits for the Oracle User * Creating Oracle Directories Optimal Flexible Architecture (OFA) for 10g (10.1.0.2) * Setting Oracle Environments * Installing Oracle10g Installing Oracle10g on a Remote Linux Server Starting Oracle Universal Installer Using Oracle Universal Installer Updates after Running Oracle Universal Installer * Oracle Post-installation Tasks Startup and Shutdown of the Oracle10g Database Shutdown of other Oracle 10g Background Processes * Tips and Hints for Oracle10g on Linux * Oracle10g/Linux Errors and Problems * References Download Oracle 10g (32-bit and 64-bit) for Linux from OTN to install linux 10g oracle: To install a Oracle Database 10g (without RAC) you only need to download the database file Disk1/stage/Components/oracle.server/10.1.0.3.0/1 Disk1/stage/Components/oracle.server/10.1.0.3.0 Disk1/stage/Components/oracle.server Disk1/stage/Components/oracle.tg/10.1.0.3.0/1/Data Files Disk1/stage/Components/oracle.tg/10.1.0.3.0/1 Disk1/stage/Components/oracle.tg/10.1.0.3.0 Disk1/stage/Components/Disk1/stage/Components/oracle.assistants.dbca/10.1.0.3.0/1/Data Files/doc.3.1Disk1/stage/Components/oracle.assistants.dbca/10.1.0.3.0/1/Data Files/...
(Drives' speed varies; you can get the dev numbers when you execute cdrecord -scanbus).