Quick Script to Check Required Packages on Linux

A very quick script to check if the required packages are installed on Linux, I used this one on RHEL 5.5 to check the packages for Oracle Installation rpm -q –qf ‘%{NAME}-%{VERSION}-%{RELEASE} (%{ARCH})\n’ \ binutils control-center gcc gcc-c++ glibc glibc-common \ libstdc++ libstdc++-devel make sysstat libaio \ libaio-devel openmotif21 glibc-devel libgcc \ gdbm libxp libgomp util-linux xorg-x11-libs-compat \ compat-libstdc++ \ …

Use WGET to download Oracle Software

I thought it will be really handy to download Oracle Software diretly to your server in background while you work on something else. I used the following wget parameters to download the software directly to my server. CD1: http://download.oracle.com/otn/linux/oracle11g/R2/linux.x64_11gR2_database_1of2.zip # wget -vv –post-data=”remoteIp=<Public IP OF SERVER>&globalId=&redirectUrl=http:%2F%2Fdownload-llnw.oracle.com:80%2Fotn%2Flinux%2Foracle11g%2FR2%2F%2Flinux.x64_11gR2_database_1of2.zip&username=<Your SSO EMAIL>&password=<Your SSO PASS>&submit=Continue” https://profile.oracle.com/jsp/reg/loginHandler.jsp -o linux.x64_11gR2_database_1of2.log& CD2: http://download.oracle.com/otn/linux/oracle11g/R2/linux.x64_11gR2_database_2of2.zip # wget -vv –post-data=”remoteIp=<Public IP …