install oracle linux 5.5 x64 on vmware 6

to download oracle enterprise linux 5.5 click link :

for downloading this you must have oracle account, it’s standard registration form.

now we have OS (operating system) file let start:

  1.  run vmware, file->new->virtual machine
  2. click next
  3. browse OS  .iso file and click next
  4. choose corresponding options and click next: 
  5.  choose virtual machine name and location for virtual machine files :
  6. specify disk capacity :
  7. click next and finish. now we have virtual machine for oracle linux and now install OS
  8. press enter :
  9. then choose skip and enter
  10. click next, choose language choose, choose keyboard and click YES;
  11. then click next YES;
  12. set hostname and click edit,  set ip address and netmask :
  13. choose region and click next
  14. enter password for root
  15. select customize now and click next
  16. choose this packages:                                                                                                    Desktop Environments                                                                                             GNOME Desktop Environment                                                                          Applications Graphical InternetDevelopment

    Development Libraries

    Development Tools

    GNOME Software Development

    Java Development

    Legacy Software Development

    X Software Development  (Select libxpdevel and openmotif)


    Server Configuration Tools

    Web Server

    Windows File Server

    Base System

    Administration Tools



    Legacy Software Support (select compat-db)

    System Tools  (select sysstat , oracleasm-2.6.18-194.el5-2.0.5-1.el5.x86_64, oracleasm-support-2.1.3-1.el5.x86_64)

    X Window System

17. click next;

18. at last in this installation disable selinux and firewall.

that’s all, Good luck.  😉


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