Chapter 1 Pre-installation Configuration

Table of Contents

1.1 System Requirements
1.2 Obtaining Oracle Linux 6 Installation Media
1.3 Planning the Installation
1.4 Configuring a Network Installation Server
1.4.1 Setting up a New NFS Server
1.4.2 Configuring an Existing NFS Server
1.4.3 Setting up a New HTTP Server
1.4.4 Configuring an Existing HTTP Server
1.4.5 Setting up a Network Installation Server
1.5 Writing a Boot ISO Image to CD or DVD
1.6 Customizing an Installation Boot Image
1.7 Creating a Bootable USB Memory Stick

This chapter describes the system requirements for Oracle Linux 6, how to obtain the Oracle Linux 6 software, information that you require to install a system, and how to set up a network installation server.