Daily Archives: 5 January 2016

Oracle Linux 7.2 – Released 25 Nov 2015


Oracle has announced the release of Oracle Linux 7.2. Oracle Linux is built from Red Hat Enterprise Linux source code and is designed to be binary compatible with Red Hat’s product. Oracle Linux 7.2 ships with two kernels, a “Red Hat Compatible Kernel” and Oracle’s “Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel”, and by default the latter is booted. “We’re happy to announce the general availability of Oracle Linux 7 Update 2, the second update release for Oracle Linux 7. You can find the individual RPM packages on the Unbreakable Linux Network (ULN) and the Oracle Linux Yum Server and ISO installation images are available for download from the Oracle Software Delivery Cloud. Oracle Linux 7 Update 2 ships with the following kernel packages: Red Hat Compatible Kernel (kernel-3.10.0-327.el7) for x86-64; Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel (UEK) Release 3 (kernel-uek-3.8.13-98.6.1.el7uek) for x86-64. By default, both the Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel and the Red Hat Compatible Kernel are installed and the system boots the Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel.
Further information on this release can be found in Oracle’s release announcement.

Documentation Oracle 7

Documentation Oracle 6

Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel Release 3

How to Certify your Hardware and Applications on Oracle Linux

Guide to Linux File Command Mastery

How to Use Signed Kernel Modules in Oracle Linux

How to Create a Local Yum Repository for Oracle Linux

How to for Sysadmins and Developers




*Download Oracle Linux 7 ( only for x86 64 bit )

– Search Oracle Linux 7

*Download Oracle Linux 6.7 ( x86 32 bit and x86 64 bit )

– Search Oracle Linux 6.7


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Happy Oracle Linux  😀