PEA Installation Failed with error Cannot run program "sqlplus": error=2

(Doc ID 2223577.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 16, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Application Access Controls Governor - Version 8.6 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


On : 8.6 version, Install, Migration, Upgrade

When attempting to install PEA
the following error occurs.

07:18:05,865 DEBUG PeaOebsInstallation:223 - Executing script for the packages....
07:18:05,865 DEBUG PeaOebsInstallation:330 - Calling ProcessRunner.execProgram: @/u02/GRC/dist/PEA/db/grcc_provdb_pkg.pks
07:18:05,876 ERROR ProcessRunner:114 - IOException running the Process Cannot run program "sqlplus": error=2, No such file or directory
at java.lang.ProcessBuilder.start(
at java.lang.Runtime.exec(
at java.lang.Runtime.exec(

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Login to the EBS instance
2. Extract the PEA files
3. Run the installer and its stuck @80%

The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, users cannot install PEA as its stuck at 80%


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