Oracle Linux Early Access Downloads

You must accept the OTN Software Early Access License Agreement to download this software.
Accept License Agreement | Decline License Agreement
The early development builds of Oracle Linux 7 are provided for testing purpose only.  Oracle Linux 7 includes two kernels: 
  • The Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel Release 3 Update 2 (default kernel)
  • The Red Hat compatible kernel. 
The following link can be used to download the Oracle Linux 7 release candidate.  This release candidate should not be used in production environments.

Download  OracleLinux-R7-U0-Server-x86_64-dvd.iso (3,826,253,824 bytes)

The source packages for the Oracle Linux 7 release candidate can be found below:

Download  OracleLinux-R7-U0-src-dvd1.iso (3,561,785,344 bytes)
Download  OracleLinux-R7-U0-src-dvd2.iso (2,065,022,976 bytes)

Linux Container packages for Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel Release 3 and Oracle Linux 7

Download  lxc-1.0.3-2.0.2.el7.x86_64.rpm (200,632 bytes)
Download  lxc-devel-1.0.3-2.0.2.el7.x86_64.rpm (17,452 bytes)
Download  lxc-libs-1.0.3-2.0.2.el7.x86_64.rpm(181,952 bytes)


Oracle Linux brings the latest Linux innovations to market, delivering extreme performance, advanced scalability, and reliability for enterprise applications and systems along with worldwide enterprise-class support.

Oracle Linux is an open source operating system available under the GNU General Public License (GPL).  Oracle Linux is optimized for Oracle hardware and software and offers zero-downtime kernel updates with Ksplice and enterprise tracing and diagnostic capabilities with DTrace.  Oracle Linux is free to download, free to distribute and free to use.  All errata is freely available on

Please review Oracle Linux 7 Beta Release Notes for known issues prior to installation.  To learn more about Oracle Linux, visit



  • Please work with your Oracle team If you have any questions; or send us email at:
  • Oracle Bugzilla will be used to file bugs. You will need to request an Oracle Bugzilla account at When filing bugs, please choose the release Oracle Linux 7, and select the appropriate components to proceed.

For production deployment, please see the Oracle Linux 6.5 announcement and download the official software release from Oracle Software Delivery Cloud. Documentation for Oracle Linux 6.5 can be found here.