How to add More Space in pre-existing mount Point – using LVM (RHEL/OEL 6)

Just to achieve that we added 1 disk in the VM environment and switched on the machine. Verify the current disk usage: Add the new disk and verify using below command: Partition the new added disk: So now we have /dev/sdb1 new formatted partition created to use to increase the size of mount point. CreateContinue reading “How to add More Space in pre-existing mount Point – using LVM (RHEL/OEL 6)”

How to configure IP Address in Solaris 10 Manually

Hello Guys, I also faced the same problem where i did not configure the IP while installing the OS and decided to configure it later on and i did not know how to do that either. Finally I searched on google and, i hope the below way will help many who is trying to achieveContinue reading “How to configure IP Address in Solaris 10 Manually”

UX: useradd: ERROR: Inconsistent password files. See pwconv(1M).

Recently I was trying to create an Oracle user on Solaris 10 and i got this error while giving useradd command. bash-3.2# useradd -g oinstall -G dba -d /export/home/oracle -s /usr/bin/bash oracle UX: useradd: ERROR: Inconsistent password files. See pwconv(1M). bash-3.2# To resolve this error i did some search and find out to verify contentContinue reading “UX: useradd: ERROR: Inconsistent password files. See pwconv(1M).”

How to Add New Partition in Linux using LVM (Logical Volume Manager)

This concept will only work if we created our partition using Logical Volume Manager while installing the Operating System. First of all find out the current usage and add 1 disk using VMWare Workstation, this step will be similar to Physical Machine as well. Find out whether fdisk -l displays /dev/sdb: Create the partition forContinue reading “How to Add New Partition in Linux using LVM (Logical Volume Manager)”

How to Rename ethernet interface to eth0 in Linux

Today again I am going to discuss 1 more issue which I faced recently with Oracle Enterprise Linux – 6.3, maybe there are many who might have faced this already. So let me discuss the problem first. What’d caused the issue? — I copied my VM Ware Machine- A from my current laptop to different laptopContinue reading “How to Rename ethernet interface to eth0 in Linux”

Configure Linux yum Server Step by Step Guide on 6uX

This post will describe how to configure YUM Repository in OEL/RHEL, there are many post on this and this one is just an another blog to define it works perfectly if we configure it correctly. Let me start: 1. We need to create a directory that will solve our purpose to have all RPM placed.Continue reading “Configure Linux yum Server Step by Step Guide on 6uX”

How to install VMWare Tools in Linux – 5uX OR 6uX

This may be a very simple tasks for many however this is also tedious task for few, and as far as i know, many even do not know that VMWare tools exists to get multiple features. I came to know about VMWare tools when my screen was not coming to full screen and i wasContinue reading “How to install VMWare Tools in Linux – 5uX OR 6uX”

Required Software to get X Window in Linux 6uX.

I have been informed by many students that they did not get the X Window of Linux when they first tried Linux Installation in their environment. Its simply lack of information that they need to have to get this X Window in Linux. Given below are the details that can help students to achieve what theyContinue reading “Required Software to get X Window in Linux 6uX.”

How to do Custom Partition in Linux 6uX using Logical Volume Manager

Below post will describe how can we make Custom Partition in Linux using Logical Volume Manager. Benefit of having LVM is – we can later on increase the size of our Physical Volume so we no need to worry about the space now. Select “Create Custom Layout” for custom partition.  Press Next and Disk willContinue reading “How to do Custom Partition in Linux 6uX using Logical Volume Manager”