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Linux OS Installation with Reduced Set of Packages for Running Oracle Database Server (Doc ID 728346.1)

Last updated on APRIL 20, 2020

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version 2.6.9 to Oracle Linux 7.6 with Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel [4.14.35]
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Version N/A and later
Linux x86
Linux x86-64
Linux Kernel - Version: 2.6.9 to 4.18.0


Goal

This document describes how to easily configure Oracle Linux (OL) / Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) servers with the minimum packages necessary to install Oracle Database Server.

Solution

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In this Document
Goal
Solution
 Oracle Linux Installation Profiles
 oracle-validated and Oracle Preinstallation Packages
 Prerequisites
 Installation
 Oracle Linux 7 / Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7
 Oracle Linux 6 / Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
 Oracle Linux 5 / Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
 Oracle Linux 4 / Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
 Issues
References

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