11.2 Database Installation Failed with Error: “/bin/echo: Permission denied” (Doc ID 1628170.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 23, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.1 and later
Linux Itanium
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

 11.2  Database Installation failed with following errors:

INFO: /u01/app/oracle/product/11.2/db_1/bin/gennttab: line 82: /bin/echo: Permission denied
INFO: /u01/app/oracle/product/11.2/db_1/bin/gennttab: line 84: /bin/echo: Permission denied
INFO: /u01/app/oracle/product/11.2/db_1/bin/gennttab: line 86: /bin/echo: Permission denied
INFO: Calling OiicInstallAPISession’s suspend Operation
INFO: Pause Oracle Database 11g Release 2 Installer
INFO: Calling OiicInstallAPISession’s resume Operation
INFO: Resume Oracle Database 11g Release 2 Installer
INFO: Adding ExitStatus USER_CANCELLED_INSTALL to the exit status set
INFO: Finding the most appropriate exit status for the current application
INFO: Exit Status is 4
INFO: Shutdown Oracle Database 11g Release 2 Installer
INFO: Unloading Setup Driver

 

Cause

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