My Oracle Support Banner

"ld: warning: symbol `_start' has differing types:" While Installing or Patching 11gR2 or 11gR1 on Oracle Solaris (Doc ID 1446945.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 03, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.1.0.7 to 11.2.0.4 [Release 11.1 to 11.2]
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)

Symptoms


The following warning occurs in relink phase during installation or patching of 11gR2 on Oracle Solaris.

INFO: ld: warning: symbol `_start' has differing types:(file /u01/app/oracle/product/11.2.0/lib/prod/lib/v9/crt1.o type=FUNC; file /u01/app/oracle/product/11.2.0/lib//libserver11.a(skds.o) type=OBJT)

This warning can also appear during manual relinking of Oracle binaries.

Cause

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
Symptoms
Cause
Solution
References


This document is being delivered to you via Oracle Support's Rapid Visibility (RaV) process and therefore has not been subject to an independent technical review.
My Oracle Support provides customers with access to over a million knowledge articles and a vibrant support community of peers and Oracle experts.