11.2 Installation Fails with "[INS-08109] Unexpected Error Occurred While Validating Inputs at State 'getOracleHome'" (Doc ID 1409859.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 01, 2014

Applies to:

Oracle Universal Installer - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


While trying to install the 11.2 Database software in silent mode (or through the GUI) the following error occurs:

INFO: Terminating all background operations
INFO: Terminated all background operations
WARNING: [WARNING] [INS-08109] Unexpected error occurred while validating inputs at state 'getOracleHome'.
CAUSE: No additional information available.
ACTION: Contact Oracle Support Services or refer to the software manual.
- Java heap space.
Refer associated stacktrace #oracle.install.commons.util.exception.DefaultErrorAdvisor:542

The installation then terminates.


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