Archive for April, 2011

Oracle Linux 6 does not boot after install! Blank screen…

April 28, 2011  |  linux  |  No Comments

Today I installed Oracle Linux 6 on a Fujitsu Primergy blade, but didn't boot. After sucessfull first part install I've reboot to first boot. In the GRUB menu, I've choose the first option kernel (UEK - Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel). Well, something suddently went wrong. The server did not boot and...

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Installing Oracle XE 11g r2 on Amazon micro-instance (Oracle Linux 5.4)

April 4, 2011  |  apex, cloud, dba, linux  |  4 Comments

Amazon EC2 Micro instances provide 613 MB of memory and support 32-bit/64-bit platforms Linux or Windows. Micro instances price starts at $0.02 per hour for Linux and $0.03 per hour for Windows. Oracle XE 11g release 2 (beta) was launched on April 1st 2011 and it's available for Linux 64...

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