We are excited to announce the general availability of the Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel Release 3 for Oracle Linux 6. The Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel Release 3 (UEK R3) is Oracle's third major supported release of its heavily tested and optimized Linux kernel for Oracle Linux 6 on the x86_64 architecture.
We are happy to announce the availability of Beta 1of the Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel Release 3 for Oracle Linux 6. The Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel Release 3 (UEK R3) is Oracle's third major release of its heavily tested and optimized operating system kernel for Oracle Linux 6 on the x86_64 architecture. (more...)
The Oracle Enterprise Manager Agent Preinstall RPM installs the required
software packages and prepares the operating system for Oracle
Enterprise Manager Agent deployment. It has recently been made available for both x86_64 and i386 platforms from the ol6_addons repository on the public-yum server and the Unbreakable Linux Network.
The Oracle (more...)
laptop and stethoscope by jfcherry (CC BY-SA 2.0)
We've been emphasizing the benefits of using Oracle Linux with
rebootless updates several times already. The ability to
minimize downtime when applying rebootless patches to the Linux
Kernel is a feature unique to Oracle Linux, and a growing (more...)
"Containers" by Jean-Pierre Martineau (CC BY-NC-SA 2.0).
Linux Containers (LXC)
provide a means to isolate individual services or
applications as well as of a complete Linux operating system from other
services running on the same host. To
accomplish this, each
container gets its own directory (more...)
We're pleased to announce that the fourth quarterly update release of the Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel Release 2 (Version 2.6.39-400.109) for Oracle Linux 5 and 6 has been published. This release includes driver updates as well as fixes for bugs and security issues.
Some notable highlights include:
[Dies ist ein Gastartikel von Lenz Grimmer. Er arbeitet bei Oracle im Product Management Team für Oracle Linux.]
Linux-Container (LXC) erlauben die Isolation von einzelnen Diensten und
Applikationen oder eines kompletten
Jeder Container verfügt dafür über seine eigenen
und Prozess-Tabelle — die laufenden Prozesse anderer Container (more...)
The Oracle mainline Linux kernel team lead by James Morris works as part of the Linux
kernel community to develop new features and maintain existing code. It is globally distributed and includes leading core kernel developers and industry veterans.
They now have their own blog, to share some insights (more...)