Lately I got many questions regarding the network configuration of Oracle Enterprise Linux 6 (Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6). Enough to write a little article about it. It seems that some of the network configuration was altered in OEL6. The reason as far as I know is the implementation of the NetworkManager daemon. I don’t […]Read More Oracle Enterprise Linux 6.x networking
Personal backup… Refinements might be added if bugs or improvements are found. So keep an eye out for newer versions 😉 This script might also be compatible with other Xen clones.Read More Check_VM for Oracle VM and Nagios.
All you need is apache installed, then download php 5.3.6. src and run the following configuration command. Next note the errors during configuration and install the required packages needed from the install media then rerun the command up till it finishes succesfully. When the configuration is done, run the “make all” command after which you […]Read More Compile PHP5.3.6 on OEL5.5 x64
I have written an init script for Tomcat Catalina running in RHEL version 5. I have tested this script using Oracle Enterprise Linux 5.5 Carthage. The script should comply to the init standards defined for RedHat Enterprise Linux using the INIT Functions lib. The script also alows the use of chkconfig eventhough you might want to […]Read More RHEL5 init script for tomcat catalina
Below a script designed to use the RH . /etc/init.d/functions library. It will use 2 “find” commands to test if it can find the ndo2db binairy and config file. Next it will daemonize the ndo2db process following the Redhat standard init procedure. This script was written for Redhat enterprise linux using Nagios, Centreon (auto generation […]Read More NDO2DB startup script for RH (EL) / OEL
Oracle released a new version of Oracle Enterprise Linux (OEL) version 5.4. For all of you that dont know this distro. Its a fork from the Redhat Enterprise Linux server. Its full featured and free for download / usage. Curious? Just check it out. You can check the release notes here; Release notes And get […]Read More OEL 5.4 Released by Oracle
This is just a short tutorial on how to compile APR on Oracle Enterprise Linux 5.2. If you ever need to install Apache Portable Runtime on a Oracle Enterprise linux machine, Then this is what you need, and how to configure it.Read More Compiling Tomcat APR-Native on OEL5.2