Error "Wrong Oracle Home" When Installing OPLA ETL Components on the Server Where Oracle Client Is Installed (Doc ID 2110316.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Product Lifecycle Analytics - Version 3.5.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

After installing Oracle Database Server and OPLA Database Component, trying to install OPLA ETL component on the different machine where Oracle Client is installed.
However, gets below error during the installation after providing the Oracle Home directory:



Error
Wrong Oracle Home
Please choose correct Oracle Home




Steps
The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:

  1. Install Oracle Database Server and OPLA Database Component to Server A
  2. Install Oracle Client to Server B
  3. Start running OPLA ETL component installer on Server B
  4. When prompted, select: Oracle Home Directory: \oracle\product\12.1.0
  5. Gets error:
    Wrong Oracle Home
    Please choose correct Oracle Home

 

Cause

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