This article describes how to create a oracle virtual machine on oracle VirtualBox .
- Download Software
- VirtualBox Installaiton
- Creating Oracle Virtual Machine
- Network Setup
- Upgrade instruction
- Important links
Oracle VirtualBox is cross-platform virtualization that means it can be on your existence Intel or AMD based computer, whether they are running Windows, Mac, Linux and Solaris Operating System. Secondly, it extends the capabilities your existing computer system so that it can run multiple operating systems at the same time. You can run windows server, Linux server, Mac on windows operating system. here we will create a virtual machine on oracle VirtualBox.
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Double Click following software and follow instruction
After installation you can see all program > Oracle VM VirtualBox.
Create Oracle Virtual Machine
Create New button and write your oracle virtual machine name, select OS type and Operating System version.
Click ‘Next’ Button then select physical memory size
Accept the default option to create a new virtual hard disk by clicking the “Create” button.
Acccept the default hard drive file type by clicking the “Next” button.
Acccept the “Dynamically allocated” option by clicking the “Next” button.
Accept the default location and set the size to “12GB”, then click the “Create” button. If you can spread the virtual disks onto different physical disks, that will improve performance.
The “oracle-linux-6” oracle virtual machine will appear on the left hand panel.
oracle virtual machine setup is completed.
we can setup 4 network adapter in oracle virtual machine. we may be required more then one network adapter such as oracle rac installation.
Click oracle virtual machine name on left plan. then click ‘Netwok’ on right palen , you can see 4 network adapter. Enable adapter 1 if not enabled. then select ‘Bridged Adapter’ as adapter type.
then click ‘OK’ Button.
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