Fmw_22.214.171.124.0_wls_quick.jar Installer Fails with "INST-07004: Oracle Home location contains one or more invalid characters"
Last updated on MARCH 13, 2017
Applies to:Oracle WebLogic Server - Version 126.96.36.199.0 and later
Oracle Fusion Middleware - Version 188.8.131.52.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
When trying to install WebLogic Server by running fmw_184.108.40.206.0_wls_quick.jar installer, the installation fails even though the ORACLE_HOME was previously correctly set in the Windows environment
java -jar fmw_220.127.116.11.0_wls_quick.jar
[VALIDATION] [ERROR]:INST-07004: Oracle Home location contains one or more invalid characters
[VALIDATION] [SUGGESTION]:The directory name may only contain alphanumeric, underscore (_), hyphen (-) , or dot (.) characters, and it must begin with an alphanumeric character. Provide a different directory name.
installation Failed. Exiting installation due to data validation failure.
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