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Installing Oracle Express Edition 10.2g in Ubuntu Server Linux

Edit the file /etc/apt/sources.list and add the repository for Oracle install

sudo vi /etc/apt/sources.list

deb unstable main non-free

Update system

sudo aptitude update

Install Oracle

sudo aptitude install oracle-xe

Configure Database

sudo /etc/init.d/oracle-xe configure

Press ENTER for default ports

Type System user password

Wait database starting

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