Runinstaller Fails when executed on Z/OS 1.13 or 2.1 (Doc ID 1911161.1)

Last updated on APRIL 24, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 10.2.0.3 to 10.2.0.3 [Release 10.2]
IBM z/OS on System z

Symptoms

Trying to execute runInstaller to install 10.2.0.3 on IBM z/OS 1.13 , the following error occurs:

 $ ./runInstaller
 Starting Oracle Universal Installer...

Checking installer requirements...

Checking operating system version: must be 14.00, 15.00, 16.00, 17.00, 17.01, 18.00, 19.00, 20.00, 21.00, 22.00 Actual 23.00
Failed <<<<

The same error occurs if runInstaller is executed on z/OS 2.1, where the Installer will display the 'Actual' version of z/OS as 24.00.

Cause

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