Posts Tagged ‘oracle’

In Solaris 11, a secondary user is created as part of the installation process, the text installation allows you to bypass this, but even if you do you will be unable to login as root to perform any configurations, even though you set the password as part of the setup.  Now if you went through […]

Tuesday, July 31st, 2012 at 06:00 | Comments Off
Categories: How To, Solaris

In my new role I am using Oracle Linux more and more, so as an exercise I have been replicating my builds on Oracle Linux.  Here we are going to use Oracle Linux 6.2 x86_64 as a KVM hypervisor.  Keep in mind that KVM is not Oracle’s preferred hypervisor, however it is supported, but if […]

Monday, June 11th, 2012 at 06:00 | Comments Off
Categories: How To, Linux, Linux-KVM

In my initial work with Oracle VM, I have run into a few fringe cases, which are not well documented, but actually have rather simple solutions.  This one actually cropped up over the weekend for me.  Over the weekend I decided to rebuild my company-issued laptop with Ubuntu Linux (12.04 amd64) to be specific.  I […]

Wednesday, May 16th, 2012 at 06:00 | Comments Off
Categories: How To, Linux, Oracle VM

Oracle VM, is a centrally managed hypervisor.  All administrative actions must be performed from the Oracle VM Manager.  In order to facilitate the initial discovery of the Hypervisor by the Management Server part of the setup requires that we not only set the password for the root user, but also the password for the ovs-agent.  […]

Tuesday, May 15th, 2012 at 06:00 | 4 comments
Categories: How To, Linux, Oracle VM

In my new role at Keste, I am tasked with staying on the bleeding edge of software release cycles, so that we can be knowledgeable and authoritative about technology when we engage with customers.  One of the areas where Keste leads is on Oracle’s Virtualization Offerings.  So I will be posting more and more content […]

Monday, May 14th, 2012 at 06:00 | 4 comments
Categories: How To, Linux, Oracle VM
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