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IDM Installation DBCA fails with ORA-01041 Error (Doc ID 956923.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 10, 2020

Applies to:

Oracle Fusion Middleware - Version to [Release AS10gR2]
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)
Oracle Application Server 10g Enterprise Edition - Version: to
Sun Solaris SPARC (64-bit)


Installing Oracle  Identity Management Infrastructure and Oracle Identity Federation ( fails during the Database Configuration Assistant phase (DBCA). The process gets to about 2% and then fails with the following error:

ora-01041 :internal error: hostdev extention does not exist

The following error may be seen in the rdbms logs:


ORA-07445: exception encountered: core dump [kcbbnwa()+360] [SIGFPE] [Integer divide by zero] [0x100EEC428] [] []
Thu Jul 27 10:37:21 2006
Shutting down instance (abort) 

Following the failure, the Oracle Universal Installer gives the option to "Abort" or "Ignore".


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