eWEEK Labs Walk-Through: Oracles New Linux

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eWEEK Labs Walk-Through: Oracles New Linux

From the boot screen on the install media, Oracle starts off an Enterprise in lieu of Red Hat Enterprise that continues though the distribution.

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eWEEK Labs Walk-Through: Oracles New Linux - Unbreakable Penguin

Say hello to Linuxs new little friend.

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eWEEK Labs Walk-Through: Oracles New Linux - A Familiar Setup Screen

Oracle may not be the first or even second organization to clone RHEL for redistribution, but Oracles commissioned some pretty new art.

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eWEEK Labs Walk-Through: Oracles New Linux - Personal Desktop?

This is a straight clone of the installation type page in RHEL, but we wonder if any desktop deployments are on Oracles radar.

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eWEEK Labs Walk-Through: Oracles New Linux - Firewall and SElinux

Again, this page should be familiar to the Fedora and RHEL users out there.

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eWEEK Labs Walk-Through: Oracles New Linux - Oracle.com Linux

Itll be interesting to see how Oracle fares as a source of Linux know-how.

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eWEEK Labs Walk-Through: Oracles New Linux - Unbreakable Linux Network

Oracles Linux is free to download, but updates will apparently cost you.

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eWEEK Labs Walk-Through: Oracles New Linux - OTM Linux Technology Center

Will Oracle vie with Red Hat to develop new directions for the platform, and how well might those efforts integrate with Red Hats upstream work?

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eWEEK Labs Walk-Through: Oracles New Linux - Splash Screen

Back to the generic Enterprise Linux moniker.

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eWEEK Labs Walk-Through: Oracles New Linux - Firstboot

More of the same.

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eWEEK Labs Walk-Through: Oracles New Linux - License Agreement

Oracles license agreement carries the same trademark provisions as does Red Hats RHEL agreement.

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eWEEK Labs Walk-Through: Oracles New Linux - Login Screen

Our armored pal pops up again.

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eWEEK Labs Walk-Through: Oracles New Linux - Oracle Linux GNOME splash screen

Oracle Linux means another enterprise win for the GNOME desktop.

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eWEEK Labs Walk-Through: Oracles New Linux - Unbreakable Linux Network

Same as the Red Hat Network alerter, with a little unbreakability thrown into the name for good measure.

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eWEEK Labs Walk-Through: Oracles New Linux - Oracle Linux up2date registration

We downloaded the distro freely, but well have to see about obtaining a CSI.

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eWEEK Labs Walk-Through: Oracles New Linux - Oracle Linux Subscribe

If Oracle maintains a no free updates stance, well probably stick with CentOS for much of our eWEEK Labs testing.

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eWEEK Labs Walk-Through: Oracles New Linux - Oracle Linux vs. RHN

It will be interesting to see how well Oracle with compete with Red Hats rather nice RHN online service.

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