EPM Installer Fails to Install the Native Oracle 32-bit and 64-bit Clients, Error 'SEVERE: The Oracle Home name is not valid'

(Doc ID 1909243.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 26, 2016

Applies to:

Hyperion Essbase - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


The EPM Installer fails to install the native Oracle 32-bit and 64-bit.

Gives the following error:

SEVERE: The Oracle Home name is not valid. Oracle Home names must be 128 characters or less and contain only alphanumeric  characters and underscores.


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