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Oracle Linux Release 5 Update 8 for x86 (32 bit) and x86_64 (64 Bit) architectures

Mar 05, 2012, 01:00 (0 Talkback[s])

"Oracle is pleased to announce the general availability of Oracle Linux Release 5 Update 8 for x86 (32 bit) and x86_64 (64 Bit) architectures.

Oracle Linux 5.8 ships with following three sets of kernel packages


* Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel [kernel-uek-2.6.32-300.10.1.el5uek]
o Installed and booted by default
* Red Hat compatible Kernel [kernel-2.6.18-308.el5].
o Installed by default
* Red Hat compatible Kernel with bug fixes added by Oracle [kernel-2.6.18-308.0.0.0.1.el5]
o This kernel, available on x86 and x86-64, can only be installed manually.

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