This step by step guide will show you how to install Install Java SDK 6 update 18. This
guide is part of the series titled “Installing Oracle Enterprise Manager Gird Control
11gR1. The series is a step by step tutorial of installing Oracle Enterprise Manager Grid
Control 11gR1. The series is divided into the following tutorials
Install Oracle Enterprise Linux
Prepare Linux for Oracle 11gR2 installation.
Install Java SDK 6 update 18
Install Oracle 11gR2 database software
Create Oracle 11gR2 database
Configure Oracle Net for Oracle 11gR2 database
Install Oracle WebLogic Server 11gR1 (10.3.2)
Install Oracle Enterprise Manger 11g Grid Control
After you have installed the Oracle Enterprise Linux (OEL 5.3 x86_64) the following steps need to be run to
make your system ready for Oracle database installation.
Note that some of the steps below may not be required for your installation or may be done or decided
by another team (i.e. Infrastructure team) for you. However in most cases you will be required to
do step 1 to 5.
Step 1. Install rpms
I have installed the following rpms after installing OEL 5.3
Please remember that some kernel parameters will be changed after installing some of these rpms.
So we will change the kernel parameters in the next step. Continue reading
Run the command
/u01/app/oracle/Middleware/agent11g/bin/emctl status agent -details
The output should be:
Oracle Enterprise Manager 11g Release 1 Grid Control 126.96.36.199.0
Copyright (c) 1996, 2010 Oracle Corporation. All rights reserved.
Agent Version : 188.8.131.52.0
OMS Version : 184.108.40.206.0
Protocol Version : 220.127.116.11.0
Agent Home : /u01/app/oracle/Middleware/agent11g
Agent binaries : /u01/app/oracle/Middleware/agent11g
Agent Process ID : 30280
Parent Process ID : 7176
Agent URL : https://DEV-OEMDB:3872/emd/main/
Repository URL : https://DEV-OEMDB:4900/em/upload
Started at : 2011-05-27 11:42:12
Started by user : oracle
Last Reload : 2011-05-27 14:49:48
Last successful upload : 2011-05-27 14:52:09
Total Megabytes of XML files uploaded so far : 20.85
Number of XML files pending upload : 0
Size of XML files pending upload(MB) : 0.00
Available disk space on upload filesystem : 50.36%
Last successful heartbeat to OMS : 2011-05-27 15:04:25
Few days ago I have been trying to install Oracle OEM (the installation guide to follow in my blog). While installing I found an issue and thought I should share this with others who might be getting same issue.
I downloaded the three required zip files (below) from Oracle site: http://www.oracle.com/technetwork.
When I went to install it did not work. After looking carefully I found that
is not extracting properly. Even though there is no problem in downloading (I downloaded four times) it still does not extract.After much investigation it looks like this particular zip file has got some issue. So I downlaodedthe file from
And then it worked.