Re: Downloading media for RAC vm test environment

  • From: De DBA <dedba@xxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: development@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Tue, 22 Feb 2011 11:36:49 +1000

This may hold the key:
Some browsers (older versions, mostly) apparently cannot download images bigger than 2GB. advises to use wget instead (but not a very old version either)


Martin Bach wrote:
Good afternoon all,

I downloaded Oracle Linux 5.6 without problems on Saturday (UK). It's a 3.5g DVD image and it worked at first attempt.

Honestly, there is not a lot between Oracle Linux (no more enterprise in the name); you can even use Oracle's kernel with red hat (and suppose centos).


Martin Bach

Oracle Certified Master 10g


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