Installation of 11gR2 on Windows Fails Checking Requirements (Doc ID 1133495.1)

Last updated on APRIL 06, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.1 and later
Generic Windows
***Checked for relevance on 04-Oct-2013***

Symptoms

Trying to install Oracle Database 11gR2 on Windows fails checking requirements: memory, free space, PATH variable....

Clicking on the 'details' link on the screen it shows the error PRVF-7531.
On the log file:
- several ignorable errors are reported with next warning:
      WARNING: Result values are not available for this verification task
- next critical errors are reported:

INFO: Error Message:PRVF-4001 : Check: Space available on "c:\temp"
INFO: Cause: Could not determine mount point for location specified.
INFO: Action: Ensure location specified is available.
INFO: *********************************************
INFO: Architecture: This is a prerequisite condition to test whether the
system has a certified architecture.
INFO: Severity:CRITICAL
INFO: OverallStatus:OPERATION_FAILED
INFO: -----------------------------------------------
INFO: Verification Result for Node:swanlake
WARNING: Result values are not available for this verification task
INFO: *********************************************
INFO: Environment variable: "PATH": This test checks whether the length of
the environment variable "PATH" does not exceed the recommended length.
INFO: Severity:CRITICAL
INFO: OverallStatus:OPERATION_FAILED
INFO: -----------------------------------------------
INFO: Verification Result for Node:swanlake
WARNING: Result values are not available for this verification task


The directory c:\temp exist (even the logs are created on it) and there is enough space on it.
Path variable is OK.

Cause

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