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ASM installation

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Dear all,

Please advice.
I am trying to configure ASM in my virtual machine details are as follows:

Linux red.march.com 2.6.18-53.el5 #1 SMP Wed Oct 10 16:34:02 EDT 2007 i686 i686 i386 GNU/Linux

i tried a lot to install oracleasm but its failing error as shown below:
[root@red ~]# oracleasm init
Loading module "oracleasm": failed
Unable to load module "oracleasm"

[root@red ~]# /etc/init.d/oracleasm createdisk VOL1 /dev/sdb1
Marking disk "VOL1" as an ASM disk: [FAILED]

please help
if possible please share the link from where i may download the correct asmlib.

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