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Old 09-20-2004, 09:46 AM   #1
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Oracle on slack?

has anyone every installed a version of oracle on slackware? i'm trying to get my dev env up and running, but when i tried installing oracle 10g on my pc... it says that it requires redhat??? any way around this... maybe an older version. oracle 9i is fine for me as well.... i just don't want to download to realize that redhat is required again.

Old 09-20-2004, 10:38 AM   #2
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maybe rpm2tgz will work? try it
Old 09-20-2004, 12:36 PM   #3
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it's not an rpm installer. it's packaged with cpio.gz. and unpacking it isn't the problem. it's when i run the installer that it gives me the error that i need redhat or unitedlinux (or something like that).
Old 09-21-2004, 11:11 AM   #4
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You should try this excellent link:

Then if you use Slackware 10.0, you can use my script to patch the resulting server:

And have fun...



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