Lucas Jellema writes the following in August 2014.
Based upon Edwon Biemonds work:
This leverages Edwin Biemonds repos’s so bug fixes might be there. The only issue I had was taking out the X libraries in db.pp in the manifests directory.
===> ‘libXext’ and ‘libXtst’
These are not needed anymore.
Total install time after downloading binaries from Oracle.
==> db12102: Notice: Finished catalog run in 1376.77 seconds or 22 Minutes.