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EM 13c: EM Installation On AIX Fails With 'The inventory pointer location /var/opt/oracle/oraInst.loc is either not readable or does not exist' (Doc ID 2461284.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 12, 2019

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager Base Platform - Version 13.1.0.0.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

EM 13c installation on AIX server failed with the below 

The installer looks for an inventory pointer file in the default inventory pointer file location, which is /var/opt/oracle/oraInst.loc on AIX.

If there's no file at this location, then the central inventory is created or updated in <user's home directory>/oraInventory.

Changes

 

Cause

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