[CentOS] any significant differences between centos and OEL?

Fabian Arrotin fabian.arrotin at arrfab.net
Sat Jan 23 13:06:06 UTC 2010

Robert P. J. Day wrote:
>   someone just pointed out to me that there is a distro called "oracle
> enterprise linux" which is effectively a re-branded RHEL, so i'm
> curious -- has anyone here used both centos and OEL and would there be
> any differences that would be worth caring about?
>   the only thing i can think of that might be worthwhile is that OEL
> might change some of the default kernel parms thru /etc/sysctl.conf
> that make that distro more appropriate for running large oracle
> databases.  beyond that, i have no idea.
>   thoughts?

Price ?

Fabian Arrotin
test -e /dev/human/brain || ( echo 1 > /proc/sys/kernel/sysrq ; echo c > 
/proc/sysrq-trigger )

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