Chapter 1 Supported Architectures

The Oracle Linux 8.2 release is supported on the following platforms:

  • Intel 64-bit (x86_64)

  • AMD 64-bit (x86_64)

  • 64-bit Arm (aarch64)

In Oracle Linux 8.2, the Arm platform is only supported with Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel Release 6 (UEK R6). See Chapter 6, Release-Specific Information for Oracle Linux 8.2 (aarch64) for details.

1.1. Oracle Linux on Oracle Cloud Infrastructure

Oracle Linux images for Oracle Linux 8 are available for Oracle Cloud Infrastructure and can be installed onto compute instances. Use these release notes in conjunction with the release notes that are available for Oracle Linux 8 images. See the release notes for the image that you are using on the Oracle Cloud Infrastructure Documentation page.

For more information about Oracle Cloud Infrastructure, visit https://docs.oracle.com/en/operating-systems/oracle-linux/oci/.