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Error 'X-Server access is denied on host' During WebCenter Content Installation (Doc ID 1664656.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 18, 2023

Applies to:

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


On : version, Content Server

When attempting to install WCC,
the following error occurs.

X-Server access is denied on host
[Fatal Error] DISPLAY variable set incorrectly: :10.0
[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.


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