RPM Packages Naming Convention

The RPM packages naming convention includes information such as the version, release, and architecture.

The naming convention for RPM packages is name-version-release.architecture.rpm

The following table describes the variables used in the RPM oracle-database-ee-18c-1.0-1.x86_64.rpm

Table 11-2 RPM Packages Naming Convention Example

Variable Example Description
name oracle-database-ee-18c

The name of the Oracle Database edition and release.

version 1.0

The version number of the RPM package.

release 1

The release number of the RPM package.

architecture x86_64

The architecture of the RPM package.