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borisnewb
29th May 2007, 12:52 PM
I downloaded oracle install file, it's in cpio format. I never installed Oracle on FC(or even linux). How do I unpack cpio files. Pls help me, I'm new in this . Hope you guys can give me a tip?
When I execute the command it says "cpio: premature end of file" ?

sideways
29th May 2007, 01:07 PM
try, cpio -idmv < linux_iasv90201_Disk1.cpio.gz

replacing linux_iasv90201_Disk1.cpio.gz with the appropriate filename

offcenter77
29th May 2007, 02:43 PM
Checkout www.puschitz.com. This website will give you all sorts of info about getting Oracle installed on Linux.