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Warning "PRVF-7501 : Sufficient space is not available at location "/tmp"" during installation of Oracle database (Doc ID 1404501.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 13, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version and later
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Machine - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Express Cloud Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Generic Linux


While installing the Oracle 11.2 binaries, you may receive the following warning related to free space in /tmp filesystem

However, if /tmp has less than 1 GB of free space, even though TMP and TMPDIR variables are set to use a filesystem with enough free space, the installer warns of insufficient free space in /tmp.


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