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EM 12c Agent: Silent install using agentDeploy.sh fails with "Oracle Home name is not valid" (Doc ID 1381915.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 13, 2019

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager Base Platform - Version 12.1.0.1.0 to 12.1.0.3.0 [Release 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Checked for relevance on 23-Oct-2013

Symptoms

Installing 12c Cloud control Agent using the Silent install method fails with the following error.


INFO: This installation is being performed using response file /AGENT_ORACLE_HOME/agent.rsp.
INFO: Setting variable 'ORACLE_HOME' to '/AGENT_ORACLE_HOME/core/12.1.0.1.0'. Received the value from the command line.
INFO: Setting variable 'ORACLE_HOME_NAME' to '/AGENT_ORACLE_HOME'. Received the value from the command line.
INFO: Setting variable 'ORACLE_HOSTNAME' to 'abc.oracle.com'. Received the value from response file.
INFO: Setting variable 'PREREQ_CONFIG_LOCATION' to ''. Received the value from variable association.
INFO: Setting variable 'FROM_LOCATION' to '/AGENT_ORACLE_HOME/core/12.1.0.1.0/inventory/ContentsXML/comps.xml'. Received the value from a code block.
INFO: config-context initialized
INFO: Initializing install inventory
INFO: Setting up install inventory
SEVERE: The Oracle Home name is not valid. Oracle Home names must be 128 characters or less and contain only alphanumeric characters and underscores.
INFO: User Selected: Yes/OK

Cause

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