WebLogic Server 12.1.2 Generic Install Jar File Fails To Recognize Console Install Mode (Doc ID 1577869.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 12, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Weblogic Server - Version 12.1.2.0.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

The generic installer for WebLogic Server 12.1.2 does not recognize the -mode=console parameter and tries to launch an X11 client, which fails:

How do I install WLS 12.1.2 in console mode?

Solution

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