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Fusion Middleware Installer Fails with "You do not have sufficient permissions to access the inventory" and "Read-only file system" (Doc ID 2979666.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 02, 2024

Applies to:

Oracle Fusion Middleware - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When running the Fusion Middleware installation an error occurs.

You do not have sufficient permissions to access the inventory '<ORACLE_HOME>/oraInventory'. Installation cannot continue. Make sure that you have read/write permissions to the inventory directory and restart the installer.: Read-only file system

The user has permissions to the directory for read and write and so does the group the user is a member of.




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