Execute runInstaller failure when inventory.lock exist.

(Doc ID 2385473.1)

Last updated on MAY 26, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 12.1.0.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

 When run runInstaller on rac node, it show the following not have sufficient permissions.

$ ./runInstaller
You do not have sufficient permissions to access the inventory '/u01/app/oraInventory/locks'. Installation cannot continue. It is required that the primary group of the install user is same as the inventory owner group. Make sure that the install user is part of the inventory owner group and restart the installer.

 

Changes

 

Cause

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