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Oracle Linux: How to a Configure a Simple GUI using VNC on an Oracle Linux Minimal Installation (Doc ID 2387459.1)

Last updated on MARCH 20, 2024

Applies to:

Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Version N/A and later
Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 7.0 and later
Linux x86-64


The Oracle Linux (OL) installer allows the system to be installed from various pre-set installation profiles.
For example, Oracle Linux 7.9 offers the following installation profiles:

Oracle Linux systems deployed as servers typically do not require a full GUI, although graphical access may occasionally be required.
This document describes how to configure a simple GUI using VNC without the need for the complete system GUI and accompanying package set.


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