Oracle Linux 5.7, Based on RHEL 5.7, Is Now Available

Oracle Linux 5.7, a Red Hat Enterprise clone created by Oracle, has been released. The latest version brings all of the new features and fixes found in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.7, which has been available for a little over a week, plus a few patches of its own.

For all intents and purposes, it is fully compatible with RHEL 5.7, all apps and components should work the same, which was always the aim, but it is missing the Red Hat logos, artwork and other specific components.

“Oracle is pleased to announce the general availability of Oracle Linux Release 5 Update 7 for x86 (32 bit) and x86_64 (64 Bit) architectures,” Oracle announced.

Most of the changes made by Oracle refer to the kernel and drivers support, Oracle Linux 5.7 comes with three kernel versions.

Read more at Softpedia

Comments are closed.