Friday, December 12, 2008

Install/Uninstall Oracle in Fedora 9

The libaio.rpm

Oracle Database 10g Express Edition (Oracle XE) is used as the management data repository for Oracle VM Manager. As a result, you must ensure that the libaio.rpm package is installed. Find libaio.rpm from the ISO packages of Oracle Enterprise Linux. The libaio version varies depending on the Oracle Enterprise Linux version. For Oracle Enterprise Linux 4 Update 5, the libaio version is libaio-0.3.105-2.

  1. Before installing libaio.rpm, check if it is already installed. Enter the following command:

    # /bin/rpm -q libaio.i386

    The following is an example of the returned information:


    If no information is displayed, install libaio.rpm.

  2. To install libaio.rpm, go to the directory where libaio.rpm is located, and enter the following command:

    # rpm -ivh libaio-0.3.105-2.i386.rpm

yum install libaio

Install/Uninstall Oracle in Fedora 9

1.Remove/uninstall--->rpm -e filename (without .rpm)

2.Install ---> rpm -i filename.rpm

3.Configure --> /etc/init.d/oracle-xe configure

Http port -->8888 (Default:8080..We used 8080 for tomcat)
Password--> (For user name system(DBA))

The installation process does not configure the environment. To configure the environment add the following lines to the end of the .profile file:

export ORACLE_HOME=/usr/lib/oracle/xe/app/oracle/product/10.2.0/server

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