OAM WebGate Installation Fails With Error: wrong ELF data format: ELFDATA2LSB (Doc ID 1301918.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

COREid Access - Version: 10.1.4 and later   [Release: 10g and later ]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms


Installation and configuration of Oracle Access Manager (OAM) 10g WebGate for Apache webserver on Solaris SPARC 64bit platform is failing with error 'wrong ELF data format: ELFDATA2LSB'.

The error occurs during installation when WebGate is being configured or when configureWebGate is run after software installation without automatic configuration.

An error like the following is displayed:


There is an error. Please try again.
ld.so.1: configureWebGate: fatal:
/u01/oracle/software/products/webgate/access/oblix/tools/configureWebGate/oblix/lib/libstdc++.so.5: wrong ELF data format: ELFDATA2LSB
Killed



Steps to reproduce

1. Run the WebGate 10g installer executable. For example:

./Oracle_Access_Manager10_1_4_0_1_sparc-s2_APACHE22_WebGate

2. Enter required information for the installation as prompted, including the location of the GCC libraries.

3. During configuration phase the error 'wrong ELF data format: ELFDATA2LSB.' occurs.




Cause

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