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Can't install kernel-uek-headers for currently running kernel

I have just created a VM in VMWare and installed a minimal install of Oracle Enterprise Linux 6.3. # cat /etc/oracle-release Oracle Linux Server release 6.3 It is running with the UEK kernel. # ...
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Should VMWare Tools always be installed in headless Linux guests?

We have a deployment with what I would call an Enterprise Cloud Provider. It's VMWare Infrastructure 3.5.x and includes VMotion / VMWare HA instances, etc. At Provider 1 VMWare Tools was installed: ...
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Linux with Oracle's Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel on VMware?

I have a basic question and I want to make sure I have good understanding I want to prepare a system to be used for Oracle Database (Development) if I want to run (Oracle, CentOS, RedHat) Linux on ...
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Find out if the OS is running in a virtual environment

Is there any way to find out if the linux i'm running (actually installing) is running in a VMWare machine. I need to disable ntp settings if the automated install is done on a virtual machine but ...
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4answers
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Performance monitoring from guest OS

I was wondering if there is any tools that can be used inside of a VM and is aware of working in virtualized environment. It can be little misleading using Linux top tool without regarding limits of ...
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VMware — clone -vs- templating a gold master server

I'm a little confused. I have just completed making a "gold" master VM server that I'll be using for making new servers. To make new servers based on this gold master.... Should I simply clone the ...
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Problem installing VMWare Tools on Linux Guest

I am trying to install VMWare tools on a Fedora 10 guest (Windows Vista host) and running into problems. I am logged in as root. Upon attempting to install, I get a message saying "Guest operating ...