Oracle Enterprise Linux Virtual Machine Setup

How to create a VMware virtual machine to run Oracle Enterprise Linux using VMware Workstation 6.

Startup VMware Workstation 6.Go to File -> New -> Virtual MachineClick Next

Select Custom

Select Workstation 5
- this is required if you are going to run the VM under VMware Server 1.x

Select Linux and Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4

Virtual Machine Name: Oracle Enterprise Linux

Number of Processors – 1

Memory – 1024 MB

Network connection – Bridged

SCSI – LSI Logic

Create a new Virtual Disk


Size – 20 GB
Split into 2GB files

Disk file – root.vmdk

Click Finish

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