Oracle 10.2 problem on OpenSUSE 11+ Plesk

Server: 1&1 Dedicated Server DC M Linux [ ]
             Athlon X2 4200+ (2.2 Ghz), 2 GB RAM, HDD 2 x 250GB

OS: openSUSE 11 with Plesk 9 (32-bit)

Oracle installed Successful
Installation path: /usr/lib/oracle/xe/app/oracle/product/10.2.0

s15338338:/usr/lib/oracle/xe/app/oracle/product/10.2.0 # ls -l
total 4
drwxr-xr-x 11 oracle dba  113 Jun 24 08:41 client
drwxr-xr-x 24 oracle dba 4096 Jun 24 10:05 server

s15338338:~ # echo $ORACLE_HOME

s15338338:~ # echo $ORACLE_SID

s15338338:~ # echo $NLS_LANG

s15338338:~ # echo $LD_LIBRARY_PATH

s15338338:~ # cat /etc/oratab

s15338338:~ # sysctl -p
net.ipv4.icmp_echo_ignore_broadcasts = 1
net.ipv4.conf.all.rp_filter = 1
fs.inotify.max_user_watches = 65536
net.ipv4.conf.default.promote_secondaries = 1
net.ipv4.conf.all.promote_secondaries = 1
kernel.shmall = 2097152
kernel.shmmni = 4096
kernel.sem = 250 32000 100 128
net.ipv4.ip_local_port_range = 1024 65000
net.core.rmem_default = 4194304

net.core.rmem_max = 4194304
net.core.wmem_default = 262144
net.core.wmem_max = 262144

s15338338:~ # echo $JAVA_HOME

s15338338:~ # echo $PATH

s15338338:~ # ps -ef | grep oracle
oracle    2944     1  0 07:03 ?        00:00:00 /usr/lib/oracle/xe/app/oracle/product/10.2.0/server/bin/tnslsnr LISTENER inherit

s15338338:~ # sqlplus
SQL*Plus: Release - Production on Tue Jun 30 15:39:32 2009

Copyright (c) 1982, 2005, Oracle.  All rights reserved.

Enter user-name: SYS
Enter password:

ORA-01034: ORACLE not available
ORA-27101: shared memory realm does not exist
Linux Error: 2: No such file or directory



i can't login with sqlplus :(
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Check if you created a password file and then try:

# sqlplus '/as sysdba'

-- or --

# sqlplus
SQL*Plus: Release - Production on Tue Jun 30 15:39:32 2009

Copyright (c) 1982, 2005, Oracle.  All rights reserved.

Enter user-name: SYS as sysdba
Enter password:


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thaaaanks :D
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