Installation fails with : /usr/ccs/bin/as: not found [No such file or directory] on Solaris 11 or Solaris 10 (Doc ID 1551669.1)

Last updated on MARCH 04, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Installing Oracle database 11.2.0.3 or later on Oracle Solaris 11 or 10 SPARC (64-bit)  fails with error

 

INFO: Start output from spawned process:
INFO: ----------------------------------
INFO:

INFO: rm -f ntcontab.*

INFO: (if [ "assemble" = "compile" ] ; then \
 /u01/home/dba/oracle/base/product/11.2.0.3/db_1/bin/gennttab > ntcontab.c ;\
 cc  -c ntcontab.c ;\
 rm -f /u01/home/dba/oracle/base/product/11.2.0.3/db_1/lib/ntcontab.o ;\
 mv ntcontab.o /u01/home/dba/oracle/base/product/11.2.0.3/db_1/lib/ ;\
         /usr/ccs/bin/ar rv /u01/home/dba/oracle/base/product/11.2.0.3/db_1/lib/libn11.a /u01/home/dba/oracle/base/product/11.2.0.3/db_1/lib/ntcontab.o ; fi)

INFO: (if [ "assemble" = "assemble" ] ; then \
 /u01/home/dba/oracle/base/product/11.2.0.3/db_1/bin/gennttab > ntcontab.s ;\
 /usr/ccs/bin/as -P -m64 -o ntcontab.o ntcontab.s ;\
 rm -f /u01/home/dba/oracle/base/product/11.2.0.3/db_1/lib/ntcontab.o ;\
 mv ntcontab.o /u01/home/dba/oracle/base/product/11.2.0.3/db_1/lib/ ;\
         /usr/ccs/bin/ar rv /u01/home/dba/oracle/base/product/11.2.0.3/db_1/lib/libn11.a /u01/home/dba/oracle/base/product/11.2.0.3/db_1/lib/ntcontab.o ; fi)

INFO: sh[2]: /usr/ccs/bin/as: not found [No such file or directory]

INFO: make: Fatal error:
INFO: *** Error code 127

INFO: Command failed for target `ntcontab.o'

INFO: End output from spawned process.
INFO: ----------------------------------

 

Cause

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