From: John P. Looney (valen at domain tuatha.org)
Date: Wed 11 Sep 2002 - 08:44:28 IST
On Tue, Sep 10, 2002 at 12:51:52PM -0700, Rick Moen mentioned:
> Oracle is an example of a vendor that has both extremely twitchy OS /
> version dependencies (I have really bad memories of glibc problems), but
> also of being absolutely clear that there's no product support outside
> of certified OS platforms.
And woe betide anyone that ignores their very stringent "Use this JRE
when installing" requirements.
Granted, last time I installed Oracle on linux it was 8.0.5, but it would
not install with anything other than 1.1.5p6. I had 1.1.5.p4 on my
machine, and the installer kept hanging. 1.2.0 wouldn't even start the
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