SQL*Plus Fails with Loading libsqlplus.so Running From a New 11g Client Install (Doc ID 1206898.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 08, 2017

Applies to:

SQL*Plus - Version 11.1.0.6 and later
Generic UNIX
@Checked for Currency 09-May-2016

Symptoms

When attempting to start SQL*Plus from the command line, the following error occurs:

sqlplus: error while loading shared libraries: libsqlplus.so: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory

Changes

This is a new 11g Oracle Client install on LINUX, and the install log shows that the installation was successful.

Cause

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