Category Archives: Linux

Linux: Extend LVM by adding disk

Here is the current scenario: /u01 is under a LVM which is running out of space. The idea is to add space by adding a new disk (since this is a virtual machine, the disk being added is 15GB only) … Continue reading

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Video – Preparing RedHat Enterprise Linux 5 for Oracle Database Software

This video shows how you can configure your RHEL 5 to install Oracle 10g R2. You can access the tutorial shown in the video in here/.

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System not registered with RHN

Problem: When trying to use yum, the system shows the following message: This system is not registered with RHN RHN support will be disabled.

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Preparing RedHat Enterprise Linux 5 for Oracle Database Software

Check if the Secure Linux feature is disabled (SELINUX=disabled): $ cat /etc/selinux/config Set up the environment to install Oracle:

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