About Oracle Linux

The Oracle Linux operating system is engineered for open cloud infrastructure. It delivers leading performance, scalability, reliability and security for enterprise SaaS and PaaS workloads as well as traditional enterprise applications. Unlike many other commercial Linux distributions, Oracle Linux is easy to download and completely free to use, distribute and update. Read on to get started.

Download Oracle Linux

Oracle Linux is available to download, for free, in various forms. Get started here.

Installing Software from this Yum Server

Once you installed Oracle Linux, learn what software is available on Oracle Linux yum server and how to install it.

Developing with Oracle Linux

Interested in developing with Node.js, Python, Go or PHP? Learn how to get started below:

Oracle Linux Products Authenticity Verification

You can verify Oracle Linux ISO files to establish their integrity and ensure that they were downloaded without any corruption or external interference. This page describes the steps to verify both of these things regardless of the original download source. Further details are available here.

Oracle Instant Client: Connect your Application to Oracle Database

Learn how to install Oracle Instant Client packages from this yum server to connect your application to Oracle Database.

Adding EPEL (Extra Packages for Enterprise Linux)

Oracle Linux yum server hosts packages from EPEL (Extra Packages for Enterprise Linux). Read how to install them.

Developing Cloud Native Applications

Are you developing microservice-based applications? Deploying and orchestrating containers? Oracle Linux Cloud Native Environment is a fully integrated suite for the development and management of cloud-native applications. Learn how to install and use it here.

Browse the Repositories

In addition to the above, there are a wealth of other packages available on this server. Browse the repositories below.

Tutorials, Hands-On Labs and Documentation

Dig a little deeper with hand-on labs, tutorial videos, or the Oracle Linux documentation:

If you need Support...

This yum server is offered without support of any kind. Peer support is available via the Oracle Linux Community If you require support, please consider purchasing Oracle Linux Support via the Oracle Store, or via your sales representative.

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