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How to unblock port 1521 for Oracle on Ubuntu 13.10

I installed Ubuntu 13.10 and Oracle 10XE. I logged in to the Oracle and did startup. Everything is connected, Oracle has been started. Then I saw the following error: telnet localhost 1521 Trying ...
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Java -jar using Oracle lib

I have installed java-7-openjdk and it works well, but I need to use JavaFX in a project so I download "Java SE" (all packages) form Oracle and I store them inside/usr/lib/jvm/jdk1.7.0_45. Now I want ...
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How do I install the bc dependencies for Oracle XE 10g?

I want to install Oracle XE 10g AND Shorewall on Ubuntu 12.04 Problem is Oracle XE 10g needs bc:i386 and Shorewall needs bc (both are dependencies) I think it is not possible to have both bcs. As ...
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JDeveloper won't run on 64-bit Ubuntu

After installing JDeveloper 11.1.1.6.0 on 64-bit Ubuntu 12.04, it refuses to start. It says it can't find libxext.so.6. I can see that libxext.so.6 does exist on the machine. Making a symlink to it ...
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Installation problem!

I am trying to install Ubuntu onto Oracle VM VirtualBox which I'm running on a windows vista laptop. I have gotten to the point of 'who are you?' Then once I hit 'continue' and wait for the bar to ...
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Root user 'access is denied' error

i started to install oracle 11gR2 edition on Ubuntu 13.04 and the last step i must start this command cd /home/user/Desktop/Oracle11g/ ./runInstaller there is 'access is denied' error. i have ...
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How do I install Oracle 11gr2 enterprise on Ubuntu 13.04? [duplicate]

I want to install Oracle 11gr2 enterprise on Ubuntu 13.04. And I was not able to find any answer. Can anyone tell me how to install it step by step?
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Runing Ubuntu in Oracle Virtual Box [duplicate]

I had to download Ubuntu for a class and my professor said that it would be fine if I loaded it into my existing virtual box. Its downloaded and everything, the only thing is I don't recall making a ...
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Can not install Oracle 11R2 on Ubuntu 13.10

I tried How can I install Oracle 11g R2? and this, but i still get this error: (I already use this command sudo apt-get install gcc make binutils gawk x11-utils rpm build-essential libaio1 ...
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How do I install a newer version of Oracle JDK?

Using the guide here: http://www.wikihow.com/Install-Oracle-Java-on-Ubuntu-Linux I have installed Oracle's JDK because it has a few features that are not present in OpenJDK. Now, there some new ...
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How do I enable multiple cores in my virtual enviroment?

I've installed Ubuntu in a virtual enviroment using Oracle VM VirtualBox Manager and it works great. However I'd like to enable multiple cores - as seen in the image below my Windows machine has 2 ...
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How to uninstall Java 7 binaries installed from Oracle?

I installed Java 7 using the instructions here: http://www.wikihow.com/Install-Oracle-Java-on-Ubuntu-Linux I want to know how to revert this i.e. uninstall Java 7. I am on Ubuntu 13.10 64 bit
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How do I run Oracle VM VirtualBox on Ubuntu 13.04

This might be a very silly question. But I was using ubuntu 11.04 and i upgraded to 13.04. I have installed oracle Virtual box successfully. But I cannot seems to find the application(oracle VM box) ...
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Problem oracle installing from windows directory in ubuntu 13.04

I have two OS windows 7 and ubuntu. Oracle installer for linux stored in /media/sonnet/Main/oracle/disk1/ and /media/sonnet/Main/oracle/disk2/ here "Main" is an windows(ntfs) drive. when ...
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Uninstall Oracle10 g xe

I wanted to install Oracle 10gxe on my ubuntu 13.04.A seperate account named Oracle was created but it failed to start..cos full installation didn't take place. Now i want to uninstall it and restore ...
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ubuntu in a virtual box [duplicate]

I need to run ubuntu through Oracle vm virtual box. Can someone please walk me through it? do I download ubuntu first then open the vm and install it there? or do I need an image? very new to this ...
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Battery Indicator Missing, Cannot Install Because No JDK 7

I'm really new to the whole linux deal, but I'm on a laptop and a battery gauge would be extremely helpful. Whenever I try sudo apt-get install indicator-power it gives me: `Reading package ...
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Virtual Box Setup Error

I downloaded Virtual Box and installed it. I followed instructions on how to set it up but when I went to run it I got the following errors on the right side of the image below ↓ I tried ...
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SQLPLUS on Ubuntu 12.04 [duplicate]

I'm tryin to install sqplplus on my ubuntu machine, but it didn't really work well till now.. I've did everything in this article.. and tried "sqlplus" and gave me this error.. sqlplus: error while ...
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System problem after instalation oracle via yum

recently i tried to install oracle on my ubuntu using fast manual: http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/articles/servers-storage-admin/ginnydbinstallonlinux-488779.html And after command: sudo yum ...
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Install cx_Oracle on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

I'm trying to install cx_Oracle for Python on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (64 bit). I've installed Instant Client Package from: http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/linuxx86-64soft-092277.html I did it ...
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Java Oracle Installation /usr/bin/java: cannot execute binary file

Hi I've been trying for 1 day to get Oracle Java running on Ubuntu. I have a powermac g5 with Ubuntu 12.04 ppc64. uname -a : Linux LK37 3.2.0-53-powerpc64-smp #81-Ubuntu SMP Thu Aug 22 21:17:14 UTC ...
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How to install Oracle 11g on Linux (non-VM) [duplicate]

I'm totally new to Linux so please excuse my ignorance. I've got Ubuntu Server installed on an HP Proliant DL server; no GUI available. I'm trying to install Oracle 11g on this server and I'm running ...
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Is it possible to get Oracle sqldeveloper use connect-proxy

I connect to my office network via citrix. Connecting to terminals is achieved by connect-proxy command. For web browsers I use foxy proxy However, I am not able to use anything for Oracle ...
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How do I install Oracle Database 12c?

I downloaded Oracle Database 12c but I'm having trouble installing it. Can anyone help me? Imported from the comments below: Then I unzipped it and installed it, but nothing appears the ...
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How to download 11g express edition on Ubuntu Server?

I can not download the Oracle DB 11g express edition on Ubuntu Server. Can anybody help with detailed terminal instruction or any other way.
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How to connect to Oracle 11g with SQL Developer: Vevndor code 17410?

Yesterday I have installed Oracle 11g on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS according to post. I can connect to database using SQL*Plus. However when I try to connect using Oracle SQL Developer i get error(with this ...
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Messed up java in my Ubuntu 12.04

I will start from the very beginning on how I made a Mess!! I needed Java programming on my Ubuntu 12.04. so, I downloaded Net Beans setup from the site. When I tried to run the setup, I found that ...
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Using Oracle runInstaller to manage Oracle products/components installed

In addition to Oracle 11.2G installed on our 12.04 server, we have a few other Oracle components (two versions of clients and SDK etc.) We thought OUI (runInstaller) should allow us to see/deinstall ...
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I wish to know if Ubuntu provides support for Tomcat 7 with Oracle Java 7?

I wish to know if Ubuntu Enterprise Edition supports Tomcat 7 with Oracle Java 7. Though may not be out of the box but does Canonical provide support for this?
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How to intall Oracle JDK 32bit on Ubuntu 12.04 64bit along side the 64bit oracle jdk

I'm trying to transfer to 64 bit Ubuntu 12.04 from 32 bit Ubuntu 12.04. ADT for eclipse and the Android SDK requires 32bit Java but I would like to keep the 64 bit Java that I just got installed to ...
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Troubleshooting Oracle Java 7 with Firefox

I run Ubuntu 13.04 with up-to-date Firefox and Oracle Java 7 is installed from the package oracle-java7-installer from the ppa:webupd8team/java PPA. Java doesn't work in Firefox. When I start ...
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Install 32-bit version of Oracle JDK 7 on a 64-bit Ubuntu?

I am using http://askubuntu.com/a/61873/23678 to install the 64-bit version of Oracle JDK 7 under Ubuntu 64-bit. Is there a way to tweak this mechanism to install the 32-bit JDK instead? If not, how ...
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How to reenable opening jar files by double clicking (or right click by context menu)?

Please note that I am not spamming and I went through this : How do I reenable opening jar files by double clocking on them? But I don't have openjdk but Oracle jdk (1.7.0_25) installed so it's ...
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Oracle Database in Ubuntu 13.04 64bit version

How to install it? I can't find any tutorial related to Oracle Database and Ubuntu 13.04 64bit. I study right now SQL Developer for which I need the Oracle Database and I'm tired of switching the ...
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Which installer will install ubuntu on an AMD E450 APU with Radeon 2 GB RAM on samsung machine

I want to install Ubuntu to install Oracle database for learning purpose. I have Samsung machine with AMD E450 APU with Radeon 2 GB Ram.
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Install Oracle SES in ubuntu

Hi all! I'm new in ther neighboord so I need to ask some directions. I was learning Ubuntu and I need to use it for a "test server" of oracle ses. I already downloaded the ses in here: ...
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install jdk in ubuntu

I am trying to install oracle jdk7 64bit on my computer. And I found this How do I install Oracle Java JDK 7? However I found that it use the update-alternative -install to install the jdk which is ...
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Install JUnit with Oracle Java 7 already instaled

I am running Ubuntu 12.10 with Oracle Java 7 installed (as described here). I want to install JUnit 4 but if I do a simple sudo apt-get install junit, it starts to download openjdk and the like (which ...
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Setup and install IntelliJ with JDK

Is there any scripts for downloading and installing IntelliJ with JavaJDK or OpenJDK? I don't know how I did it before using Ubuntu 12.10 but I'm now on a fresh 13.04 install and I have been looking ...
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Oracle Java 7 on Linux PowerPC

I give up trying to figure this one out on my own. The information on this website: http://www.yellowdog-board.com/viewtopic.php?t=2935 and on this one: ...
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Oracle in Ubuntu [duplicate]

Can I install Oracle SQL Developer or Oracle Express Edition in Ubuntu 12.10 (32 bits) using Java 7? If not, what's the "best" SQL Integrated development environment in this platform?
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How to install Oracle Database 11g Express Edition on Ubuntu 12.10?

I installed the Oracle database following the steps mentioned in this blog. Downloaded 11g express edition Created a new user oracle under the group dba. Following steps are executed using this. ...
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oracle xe prompts removal of kubuntu desktop 12.04

I was trying to install oracle-xe 10g on Kubuntu 12.04 x64. I had to install the i386 version of bc and it prompted me to remove kubuntu desktop and cups printing driver. sudo apt-get install bc:i386 ...
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How can I modify the default behaviour of Ubuntu 12.04 (& 12.10) to prevent a symbolic link from /dev/shm to /run/shm ever being created on boot up?

Whilst installing Oracle 11gR2 Express Edition on Ubuntu 12.04 by following the Oracle 11gR2 Express Edition on Linux Ubuntu 11.10 howto and have encountered the Oracle memory target problem with ...
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How to Install Oracle 10gR2 EE database on Ubuntu 12.04

I've been able to install an Oracle 11gR2 EE database on Ubuntu 12.04 by using a tutorial found online. But, I also need to run an Oracle 10g database (not XE). Anyone know of or have a tutorial for ...
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Oracle java7 config

I've installed Oracle Java 7 according to this guide. When I run sudo update-java-alternatives -s java-7-oracle, it gives me : update-alternatives: error: no alternatives for ...
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In Ubuntu displays, why does it say I'm using a laptop but I'm using a Desktop?

I'm using Ubuntu on Oracle's Virtual Box aside from Windows because the vast of my friends are trying to get me to try it, I open it and activate full screen mode, yet it isn't all fullscreen. I ...
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How create a keyboard shortcout to launch an .jar file with Oracle Java 7 Runtine?

I know how to create a keyboard shortcut to launch an application. (All Settings->Keyboard->Shortcuts->Custom Shortcuts) I know how to run .jar files from Nautilius. (Right click->Open with Oracle ...
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Is it possible to install Oracle Database Express on 32bit Ubuntu 12.10?

If it is possible, how is the step-by-step installation done?