RE: Oracle in VM?

  • From: "O'Donnell, Kevin" <Kevin.ODonnell@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: <ranko.mosic@xxxxxxxxx>, <jcave@xxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 14 Oct 2005 18:31:05 -0400

I also tested 10g rel1 RAC with rhl3 on vmware desktop v5. Host os
was/is windoz.


I second the Firewire scam. What a piece. 





From: oracle-l-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
[mailto:oracle-l-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Ranko Mosic
Sent: Friday, October 14, 2005 3:51 PM
To: jcave@xxxxxxxxxxx
Cc: Rodd.Holman@xxxxxxxxx; oracle-l@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
Subject: Re: Oracle in VM?


I installed 10g RAC on VmWare/Windows/Linux. Works like charm ( check
Oracle on Vmware cookbook on otn ). Unlike that Firewire scam.


Regards, Ranko


On 10/14/05, Justin Cave (DDBC) <jcave@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote: 

I believe Tom Kyte has given this setup rave reviews on his blog
( ).  You may have to go back into the archives
a bit to see the posts.

Justin Cave  <jcave@xxxxxxxxxxx>
Distributed Database Consulting, Inc.

-----Original Message-----
From: oracle-l-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
[mailto:oracle-l-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx ] On Behalf Of Rodd Holman
Sent: Friday, October 14, 2005 2:44 PM
To: oracle-l@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
Subject: Oracle in VM?

Have any of you attempted to run Oracle in a VMWare session.  I'm sure 
it's not authorized for production/support purposes, but for testing?
playing with features?
If you have, were there specific pitfalls to watch for, settings to


Rodd Holman 
Enterprise Data Systems Engineer
LodgeNet Entertainment Corporation



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