12cR1 Installation Fails During Relink: "genclntsh: Failed to link libclntshcore.a" (Doc ID 1948624.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 28, 2014

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 12.1.0.1 and later
IBM AIX on POWER Systems (64-bit)

Symptoms

12cR1 installation fails with below error:

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

INFO: /appl/oracle/product/12.1.0.1/db_1/bin/genclntsh

INFO: genclntsh: Failed to link libclntshcore.a

INFO: make: 1254-004 The error code from the last command is 255.

Stop.

INFO: End output from spawned process.
INFO: ———————————-
INFO: Exception thrown from action: make
Exception Name: MakefileException
Exception String: Error in invoking target ‘client_sharedlib’ of makefile ‘/appl/oracle/product/12.1.0.1/db_1/rdbms/lib/ins_rdbms.mk’. See
‘/home/oracle/oraInventory/logs/installActions2014-10-16_02-12-55PM.log’ for details.
Exception Severity: 1

 

Cause

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