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20.7. Oracle 10g R1 on Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1 (x86)
On Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1 x86 you may have to install the following RPMs and dependencies to meet the software requirements:
rpm -Uvh glibc-2.2.4-32.11.i686.rpm \ glibc-common-2.2.4-32.11.i386.rpm rpm -Uvh gcc-2.96-108.1.i386.rpm \ binutils-126.96.36.199.8-12.i386.rpm \ cpp-2.96-108.1.i386.rpm \ glibc-devel-2.2.4-32.11.i386.rpm \ kernel-headers-2.4.9-e.3.i386.rpm rpm -Uvh openmotif-2.1.30-11.i386.rpm rpm -Uvh redhat-release-as-2.1AS-4.noarch.rpm
You may have to upgrade
glibcin order to pass Oracle's "Product-specific Prerequisite" checks. Oracle's recommended
glibcversion is 188.8.131.52.7 or higher.
There is no setarch RPM for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1.
Also, it is important to install a newer kernel version for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1. Do not use a kernel older than 2.4.9-e.25. To check the kernel version run