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Grid Infrastructure Installation Fail in For Standalone And RAC with file format not recognized; treating as linker script (Doc ID 2373904.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 10, 2024

Applies to:

Gen 1 Exadata Cloud at Customer (Oracle Exadata Database Cloud Machine) - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Cloud Exadata Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Express Cloud Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Linux x86-64


On version, Clusterware , when attempting to install Grid Infrastructure for Oracle Restart or Oracle RAC , the following error occurs.

gridSetupActions2018-03-12_04-17-03AM.log (inside <inventory location>/logs/GridSetupActions2018-03-12_04-17-03AM):

Error in invoking target 'irman ioracle' of makefile '/app/oracle/product/'. See '/app/oracle/oraInventory/logs/GridSetupActions2018-03-12_04-17-03AM/gridSetupActions2018-03-12_04-17-03AM.log' for details.
As a root user, execute the following script(s):
1. /app/oracle/product/

On Performing relink : 

/usr/bin/make -f $ORACLE_HOME/rdbms/lib/ ioracle

/usr/bin/ld:/app/oracle/product/ file format not recognized; treating as linker script

/usr/bin/ld:/app/oracle/product/ syntax error


The same error is also seen in the $ORACLE_BASE/oraInventory/logs/GridSetupActions<timestamp>/gridSetupActions<timestamp>.log 





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In this Document
 Case 1) Unzip the Grid binary to a temporary location and copy to actual Grid home location
 Case 2) Unzip using third party unzip utility
 Solution 1)  Unzip the Grid software to actual Grid Infrastructure Home
 Solution 2) Use standard unzip utility
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