Installation Errors Out With "Sorry, invalid user `nobody' or invalid group `nobody'. Please check and enter again." (Doc ID 453425.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

COREid Access - Version: 10.1.4.0.1 and later   [Release: 10g and later ]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Checked for relevance on 12-Apr-2010

Symptoms

Oracle Access Manager installation fails to validate user and group. It returns the error message:

"Sorry, invalid user `nobody' or invalid group `nobody'. Please check and enter again."


The installer is being run as root and have tried various users and groups that are valid on the server.



Cause

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