OHS Fails to Start During Installation of 10.1.3.1 on RHEL 5 - libdb.so.2: cannot open shared object file

(Doc ID 2093856.1)

Last updated on APRIL 15, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle HTTP Server - Version 10.1.3.1.0 to 10.1.3.5.0 [Release AS10gR3]
Oracle Fusion Middleware - Version 10.1.3.0.0 to 10.1.3.5.0 [Release AS10gR3]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Installation / Configuration of Oracle Application Server 10.1.3  on Linux 64-bit is failing with

httpd: error while loading shared libraries:
libdb.so.2: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory


It has been noted the following similar but different error message may also be seen in the logs:

httpd: error while loading shared libraries:
libdb-4.3.so: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory

Cause

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