What are the steps needed to Clean up the Libraries during Relinking of Reports on AIX?

(Doc ID 834577.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 09, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Reports Developer - Version to [Release Oracle10g to 10gr2]
IBM AIX on POWER Systems (64-bit)
IBM AIX Based Systems (64-bit)

"Checked for relevance on 26-Jan-2011"


While trying to relink the Reports Services the following error is thrown:

stldoraweb21:/orasys/ora1012/reports/lib32 >> make -f ins_reports.mk install
/orasys/ora1012/bin/mkexp.sh /orasys/ora1012/lib32//librwu.a > librwuso.exp
rm -f rwsutil.o rwspid.o ; /bin/ar x /orasys/ora1012/lib32//librwu.a rwsutil.o rwspid.o
; (LD_OPTIONS="-zmultidefs"; ld -o /orasys/ora1012/lib32//librwu.so -bM:SRE -bnoentry
-bnolibpath -bE:librwuso.exp rwsutil.o rwspid.o -lm -lc -lm -ldl
/orasys/ora1012/lib32/libclntsh.a -lpthreads -L/usr/lpp/X11/lib/R6 -L/usr/lpp/X11/lib/R6/Motif2.1
-lXm -lXt -lX11 -lm `cat /orasys/ora1012/lib32/sysliblist` /orasys/ora1012/lib32/libclntst10.a )
ld: 0711-851 SEVERE ERROR: Output file: /orasys/ora1012/lib32//librwu.so
The file is in use and cannot be overwritten.
make: 1254-004 The error code from the last command is 12..


This issue occurs when relinking of Reports Services is done after a certain patch is applied; for example, when upgrading from version to or


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