Oracle SES 11g Install On Solaris 10 64 Bit Fails At PreRequisistes Check Stage (Doc ID 1521594.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 11, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Secure Enterprise Search - Version 11.1.2.2 to 11.1.2.2 [Release 11g]
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)

Symptoms

SES 11.1.2.2 installation on Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit) 10 fails with the following error


installActions2013-01-20_11-51-33AM.log
================================

INFO: --------------------------------------------------------------------------------
INFO: Checking CheckPathForOtherOracleHomes
This check ensures that the PATH environment variable is free from other ORACLE_HOME locations.
INFO: Invoking command: /usr/bin/who -r>/tmp/OraInstall2013-01-20_11-51-33AM/usrgrpinfo.txt
INFO: Return Code of the command: 0
INFO: RunTime Error
INFO: Actual Result: :java.lang.NullPointerException:Exception/Error Occurred
Check complete. The overall result of this check is: Not executed <<<<

INFO: --------------------------------------------------------------------------------
INFO: Checking CheckTempDiskSpace
This check ensures that sufficient diskspace is available in system TEMP location.
INFO: Total available space in /var/tmp/ is: 24299MB
INFO: Check complete. The overall result of this check is: Passed

INFO: --------------------------------------------------------------------------------
INFO: Checking CheckLdLibraryPath
This check ensures that environment variable LD_LIBRARY_PATH is free from other ORACLE_HOME locations.
INFO: Invoking command: /usr/bin/who -r>/tmp/OraInstall2013-01-20_11-51-33AM/usrgrpinfo.txt
INFO: Return Code of the command: 0
INFO: RunTime Error
INFO: Actual Result: :java.lang.NullPointerException:Exception/Error Occurred
Check complete. The overall result of this check is: Not executed <<<<

INFO: --------------------------------------------------------------------------------
INFO: Checking OracleBase
This is a prerequisite condition to test whether the environment variable 'ORACLE_BASE' is set as a subdirectory of the Oracle home
INFO: Invoking command: /usr/bin/who -r>/tmp/OraInstall2013-01-20_11-51-33AM/usrgrpinfo.txt
INFO: Return Code of the command: 0
INFO: RunTime Error
INFO: Actual Result: :java.lang.NullPointerException:Exception/Error Occurred
Check complete. The overall result of this check is: Not executed <<<<

INFO: --------------------------------------------------------------------------------
INFO: Checking OracleHomeSpace
This is a prerequisite condition to check whether the specified Oracle Home contains any spaces in the path.
INFO: Check complete. The overall result of this check is: Passed

INFO: --------------------------------------------------------------------------------
INFO: Checking CompatibilityChecks
This is a prerequisite condition to check whether the Oracle Home specified by the user already contains an installed product which is incompatible with the product being installed.
INFO: Invoking command: /usr/bin/who -r>/tmp/OraInstall2013-01-20_11-51-33AM/usrgrpinfo.txt
INFO: Return Code of the command: 0
INFO: Check complete. The overall result of this check is: Not executed <<<<

INFO: --------------------------------------------------------------------------------
INFO: Prerequisite checks completed : Sun Jan 20 11:53:08 AST 2013
WARNING: Do you really want to exit?
INFO: User Selected: Yes/OK

 
oraInstall2013-01-20_11-51-33AM.err
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/etc/inittab does not seem to contain default runlevel information.
/etc/inittab does not seem to contain default runlevel information.
/etc/inittab does not seem to contain default runlevel information.
oracle.sysman.oip.oipc.oipcr.OipcrExecuteRuleException: Unable to execute rule 'CheckCompatibility' from ruleset 'CompatibilityChecks'. The underlying test 'oracle.sysman.oip.oipc.oipcz.OipczCompatibilityChecks.checkProductCompatibility' has thrown an unhandled exception [null]. If the exception results in a failure of the test and the exception needs to be propagated, then encapsulate the exception in the result object and return the result.
at oracle.sysman.oip.oipc.oipcr.OipcrRulesEngine.executeRule(OipcrRulesEngine.java:375)
at oracle.sysman.oip.oipc.oipcp.OipcpPrereqChecker.executeCheck(OipcpPrereqChecker.java:581)
at oracle.sysman.oip.oipc.oipcp.OipcpPrereqChecker.runChecks(OipcpPrereqChecker.java:536)
at oracle.sysman.oip.oipc.oipcp.OipcpPrereqChecker.executePrereqs(OipcpPrereqChecker.java:437)
at oracle.sysman.oii.oiif.oiifw.OiifwPrereqWCDE$1.run(OiifwPrereqWCDE.java:783)
at java.lang.Thread.run(Thread.java:595)
Caused by: java.lang.reflect.InvocationTargetException
at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke0(Native Method)
at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(NativeMethodAccessorImpl.java:39)
at sun.reflect.DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.java:25)
at java.lang.reflect.Method.invoke(Method.java:585)
at oracle.sysman.oip.oipc.oipcr.OipcrRulesEngine.executeRule(OipcrRulesEngine.java:325)
... 5 more
Caused by: java.lang.NullPointerException
at oracle.sysman.oip.oipc.oipch.OipchSolarisKernelReader.readSysdefKernelInfo(OipchSolarisKernelReader.java:374)
at oracle.sysman.oip.oipc.oipch.OipchSolarisOSCreator.updateKernelInfo4(OipchSolarisOSCreator.java:341)
at oracle.sysman.oip.oipc.oipch.OipchSolarisOSCreator.createOS(OipchSolarisOSCreator.java:147)
at oracle.sysman.oip.oipc.oipch.OipchOSCreator.getOS(OipchOSCreator.java:111)
at oracle.sysman.oip.oipc.oipch.OipchHostCreator.getOS(OipchHostCreator.java:84)

 

Cause

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