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OGGBD-OUI Silent Install For GG Bigdata Fails With The Java.library.path System Variable Is Missing Or Inv (Doc ID 2879800.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 24, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle GoldenGate Big Data and Application Adapters - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When trying to install Oracle Goldengate Big Data on a Redhat Linux server using the silent install and a response file, the installer fails with the error pasted below. Customer tried Openjdk as well as the Oracle JDK 1.8, and have set the LD_LIBRARY_PATH appropriately. Able to CD to the directory in LD_LIBRARY_PATH, and verified the exists.

Error message:

$ ./runInstaller -silent -nowait -responseFile /opt/gg/install/ggs_Linux_x64_BigData_services_shiphome/Disk1/response/gg_bd_FXF.rsp
Starting Oracle Universal Installer...

Checking Temp space: must be greater than 120 MB. Actual 1647 MB Passed
Checking swap space: must be greater than 150 MB. Actual 5119 MB Passed
Preparing to launch Oracle Universal Installer from /tmp/OraInstall2022-05-31_09-02-25PM. Please wait ...$ The java.library.path system variable is missing or invalid. Please set java.library.path with a correct value and retry the operation.
Exception in thread "main" java.lang.NoClassDefFoundError: Could not initialize class oracle.sysman.oii.oiip.oiipg.OiipgPropertyLoader


 New OGGBD installation.


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