OBIEE Installation Fails With Error in Domain Creation "No space left on device" Or "You May Not Have Enough Space To Write To"

(Doc ID 1534366.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 31, 2017

Applies to:

Business Intelligence Suite Enterprise Edition - Version 11.1.1.6.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
This issue is also encountered in BIEE 11.1.1.7.x.

Symptoms

During installation of OBIEE it fails during the Configuration step when trying to create the domain.


Executing Task: Creating Domain
AdminServer port is 7001
trying to connect to <hostname> 7001
Creating Weblogic Domain.
oracle.as.provisioning.exception.ASProvWorkflowException
at oracle.as.provisioning.weblogic.ASDomain._createDomain(ASDomain.java:2958)
at oracle.as.provisioning.weblogic.ASDomain.createDomain(ASDomain.java:2476)
at oracle.as.provisioning.engine.WorkFlowExecutor._createDomain(WorkFlowExecutor.java:633)
at oracle.as.provisioning.engine.WorkFlowExecutor.executeWLSWorkFlow(WorkFlowExecutor.java:391)
at oracle.as.provisioning.engine.Config.executeConfigWorkflow_WLS(Config.java:866)

..

Caused by: oracle.as.provisioning.exception.ASProvWorkflowException: Error Executing workflow.
at oracle.as.provisioning.engine.WorkFlowExecutor._createDomain(WorkFlowExecutor.java:686)
at oracle.as.provisioning.engine.WorkFlowExecutor.executeWLSWorkFlow(WorkFlowExecutor.java:391)
at oracle.as.provisioning.engine.Config.executeConfigWorkflow_WLS(Config.java:866)
... 14 more

 

The install .err, .out and .log files also show the following errors:

oracle.sysman.oii.oiif.oiifb.OiifbCancelException: OUI-10096:You may not have enough space to write to /tmp/OraInstall2014-07-29_12-56-36PM/dtemp186. Please create more space at this location and try again.

Extracting 0%Fatal error encountered during self-extraction.[No space left on device]

Cause

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