My Oracle Support Banner Failed With "You Do Not Have Sufficient Permissions To Access The Inventory" And "Permission Denied" Error (Doc ID 1352068.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 04, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Server - Enterprise Edition - Version: and later   [Release: 10.2 and later ]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


While attempting to execute $ORACLE_HOME/clone/bin/, the following message displayed:

"You do not have sufficient permissions to access the inventory '/u01/app/oracle/oraInventory'.
Installation cannot continue. Make sure that you have read/write permissions to the inventory directory and restart the installer.: Permission denied"

NOTE : /u01/app/oracle/oraInventory is an example for the location of Central inventory(oraInventory) in the above message


To view full details, sign in with your My Oracle Support account.

Don't have a My Oracle Support account? Click to get started!

In this Document

My Oracle Support provides customers with access to over a million knowledge articles and a vibrant support community of peers and Oracle experts.