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Oracle Access Manager 10g (OAM 10.1.4) Installation Fails With "invalid user 'null' or invalid group 'null'" on Linux 64bit Platform (Doc ID 1072348.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 02, 2019

Applies to:

COREid Identity - Version 10.1.4.3.0 to 10.1.4.3.0
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Symptoms

The OAM 10.1.4.3 installer packages e.g. Oracle_Access_Manager10_1_4_3_0_linux_Identity_Server and Oracle_Access_Manager10_1_4_3_0_linux_Access_Server fail on RedHat Enterprise Linux (EL) 5 64bit platform.

After the initial welcome message the following errors are displayed:

Sorry, invalid user 'null' or invalid group 'null'
Please check and enter again.
Sorry, invalid user 'null' or invalid group 'null'.
Please check and enter again.


The Operating System (O/S) user that is running the installer appears to be configured correctly:


Cause

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