Deinstall utility fails with error “You must be the owner of this Oracle Home to deinstall/deconfigure it.” (Doc ID 1624580.1)

Last updated on MAY 24, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.1 to 11.2.0.4 [Release 11.2]
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

While executing deinstall utility as original ORACLE_HOME owner

received error  “You must be the owner of this Oracle Home to deinstall/deconfigure it.”

 

Cause

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