Getting Sqlplus: Permission Denied By The Oracle User/owner Using The Instant Client
Last updated on APRIL 10, 2018
Applies to:SQL*Plus - Version 18.104.22.168 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Platform: Linux x86-64 Red Hat Enterprise 6
-- Problem Statement
Installed the Instant Client software on two different Linux servers along with the Sqlplus pack.
As the oracle owner am getting Permission Denied when trying to run Sqlplus.
[oracle@test instanclient_12_2]$ whoami
[oracle@test instanclient_12_2]$ sqlplus
-bash: /home/oracle/client/instantclient_12_2/sqlplus: Permission denied
Sqlplus: Permission Denied
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