EM 12c: Enterprise Manager Cloud Control OMS Installation On Linux Fails With "Error in invoking target 'client_sharedlib' of makefile" (Doc ID 1503555.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 10, 2014

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager Base Platform - Version 12.1.0.1.0 and later
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

OMS installation on Linux 64-bit fails at linking step

From <CENTRAL_INVENTORY_HOME>/logs/installActions<timestamp>.log:
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INFO: Exception thrown from action: make
Exception Name: MakefileException
Exception String: Error in invoking target 'client_sharedlib' of makefile '/Middleware/oms/rdbms/lib/ins_rdbms.mk'. See '/oraInventory/logs/installActions2012-10-25_07-28-12-AM.log' for details.
Exception Severity: 1
INFO: POPUP WARNING:Error in invoking target 'client_sharedlib' of makefile '/Middleware/oms/rdbms/lib/ins_rdbms.mk'. See '/oraInventory/logs/installActions2012-10-25_07-28-12-AM.log' for details.
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- Check if the "ld" library is 64-bit

$ file /usr/bin/ld
/usr/bin/ld: ELF 32-bit LSB executable, Intel 80386, version 1 (SYSV), for GNU/Linux 2.6.9, dynamically linked (uses shared libs), for GNU/Linux 2.6.9, stripped

The above output shows that the "ld" library is 32-bit.

Cause

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