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OAM 11g - IDM Suite Install ( Changes User Selected Inventory Group and Fails with "chmod: WARNING: can't change /app/oracle/idm/products/inventory" (Doc ID 2294682.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 11, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Access Manager - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Successfully installed Oracle Internet Directory as the user 'oidadm' with primary group 'oidadm' and secondary group 'apps'.
During the OID install the central inventory directory was created at: "/app/oracle/idm/product/Inventory" ('' as 'oidadm' user and selected 'apps' group for the inventory).

Fusion Middleware Enterprise Deployment Guide for Oracle Identity and Access Management
24.3.3 Specifying an Inventory Directory

Attempting to install OAM as 'oamadm' with primary group 'oamadm' and secondary group 'apps' the '' script forces the selected group 'apps' to 'oamadm' and fails with the following errors:


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