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Installing Oracle 10g in CentOS 5.5

My CentOS is ready to install Oracle 10g in Virtual Box.

I have downloaded Oracle 10g’s Linux version of 32 bit form here and saved it in ‘/opt’.


Now, lets unzip it.

cd /opt/

unzip 10201_database_linux32.zip

Then, we will find a folder named ‘database’ in /opt.

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Creating New Virtual Machine in Virtual Box – (For Dummies)

My motive is to perform a RND. Installing Oracle 10g in CentOS 5.5

I will do ir in Virtual Box 3.2 . So, Virtual Box + CentOS + Oracle. It’s a new combination for me. At first I have to create a virtual machine. The actual machine i’m is not good though, its Dell Optiplex 330 which means it has core2duo with  2G ram. Oracle alone needs 2G ram. Lets see what can be managed.

* Start virtual box.

* Click ‘New’ to create a new virtual machine.

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