"Unable to create symbolic link /home/oracle/OAG-11.1.2.2.0/apigateway/platform -> Linux.x86_64" Error Installing Oracle API Gateway. (Doc ID 1662947.1)

Last updated on APRIL 29, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle API Gateway - Version 11.1.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When attempting to install Oracle API Gateway 11.1.2.2.0, an error is displayed by the installer as follows:

ERROR
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Unable to create symbolic link /home/oracle/OAG-11.1.2.2.0/apigateway/platform -> Linux.x86_64

This error can occur when installing the 11.1.2.1.0 version as well, except the directory structure will be different, as OAG-11.1.2.1.0 will be referenced instead of OAG-11.1.2.2.0 as shown here.

Cause

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