Runinstaller Fails With Error 'X-Server access is denied on host...'

(Doc ID 1369175.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 03, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle WebCenter Content - Version 11.1.1.2.0 to 11.1.1.5.0 [Release 11g]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When attempting to install Oracle Enterprise Content Management Suite within the Middleware home,
the following error occurs:

X-Server access is denied on host
[Fatal Error] DISPLAY variable set incorrectly: 0.0
[Resolution] Verify that your DISPLAY environment variable is set correctly,and that there is an X11 server on the system. If you are running the Oracle Installer as a different user or on a different host,
you may need to use the xhost command to ensure that host/user has permission to write to your display.

Cause

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