Install Of Oracle 32bit Client On Linux X86-64 Fails : Skipping Incompatible Libgcc.a When Searching For -lgcc (Doc ID 1358983.1)

Last updated on MAY 05, 2014

Applies to:

Oracle Server - Enterprise Edition - Version: 11.2.0.2 and later   [Release: 11.2 and later ]
Linux x86-64

Symptoms


Attempting to install oracle 32bit client but make fails on incompatible libgcc.a when searching for -lgcc on Linux86-64

Make.log shows
/usr/lib64/gcc/x86_64-suse-linux/4.3/../../../../x86_64-suse-linux/bin/ld: skipping incompatible /usr/lib64/gcc/x86_64-suse-linux/4.3/libgcc.a when searching for -lgcc
/usr/lib64/gcc/x86_64-suse-linux/4.3/../../../../x86_64-suse-linux/bin/ld: cannot find -lgcc
collect2: ld returned 1 exit status
genclntsh: Failed to link libclntsh.so.11.1
make: *** [client_sharedlib] Error 1

Cause

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