What is a "Oracle Linux Server Red Hat Compatible Kernel"?

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Issue

  • grub.conf shows titles for kernels as 'Oracle Linux Server Red Hat Compatible Kernel'
  • unable to register a machine with RHN Classic
  • unable to register a machine with Subscription-Manager
  • cat /etc/release shows multiple release files, not all being Red Hat

Environment

  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6

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