Oracle 11gR2 installation on Solaris 10 fails with "/usr/ccs/bin/as: Value too large for defined data type" (Doc ID 1584263.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 16, 2013

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.1 to 11.2.0.4 [Release 11.2]
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)

Symptoms

Installation of Oracle 11gR2 on Solaris 10 fails with the following error

INFO: /usr/ccs/bin/as: Value too large for defined data type
/usr/ccs/bin/as: error: write error on output file "ntcontab.o"

 

Cause

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