Re: How to install Oracle 10g RAC on OEL Linux 5 using VmWare?
Date: Thu, 17 Sep 2009 09:16:01 -0500
I ran into the same problem. Thats how I ended up at VMware.
On Thu, Sep 17, 2009 at 8:59 AM, John Smith <john40855_at_gmail.com> wrote:
> Has anyone managed to do this in Microsoft VIrtual PC 2007? When I try it,
> I have a problem with the video that makes the screen impossible to read. I
> set it up in text mode, but then the mouse didnt work at all.
> It looked like the problem was that OEL wanted to use 24 bit color, and
> Virtual PC wants to use 16, but I couldnt figure out how to set the command
> line for startup of virtual PC in 16 bit color. Any ideas?
> On Thu, Sep 17, 2009 at 8:53 AM, Andrew Kerber <andrew.kerber_at_gmail.com>wrote:
>> Yes, I tried it once in VMware workstation, and it kept on telling me
>> clustering was not supported. Which meant it would not let you share one
>> drive between two workstations.
>> You can do it in vmware workstation if you set up a 3rd workstation as the
>> NAS server. Like I said, I set it up in vmware workstation using 2 OEL
>> workstations, and 1 openfiler workstation. Its not too hard, and gives you
>> a much better feel for what a production RAC installtion is like.
>> On Thu, Sep 17, 2009 at 8:37 AM, dave <david.best_at_gmail.com> wrote:
>>> On Thu, Sep 17, 2009 at 9:05 AM, Andrew Kerber <andrew.kerber_at_gmail.com>
>>> > Yes, those instructions are for vmware server, not vmware workstation.
>>> > Thats why I asked.
>>> Sorry didn't notice that.. Pretty sure workstation doesn't support
>>> shared disks.. at least the version I used at the time I tested RAC
>> Andrew W. Kerber
>> 'If at first you dont succeed, dont take up skydiving.'
-- Andrew W. Kerber 'If at first you dont succeed, dont take up skydiving.' -- http://www.freelists.org/webpage/oracle-lReceived on Thu Sep 17 2009 - 09:16:01 CDT