OUI Terminates Giving "The User is Root" message When Installing TG4DB2 (Doc ID 405924.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 19, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Database Gateway for DB2 - Version 10.1.0.5.1 to 10.2.0.3 [Release 10.1 to 10.2]
IBM z/OS on System z
Oracle Transparent Gateway for DB2 - Version: 10.1.0.5.1IBM z/OS (OS/390)


Symptoms

RunInstaller gets this message trying to install DG4DB2 and then it terminates.

D8TBMC:/: >/oracle10/runInstaller
D8TBMC:/: >Starting Oracle Universal Installer...
Checking installer requirements...
Checking operating system version: must be 14.00, 15.00, 16.00, 17.00 or 18.00.
Actual 17.00 Passed
All installer requirements met.

The user is root. Oracle Universal Installer cannot continue installation if
the user is root.
: EDC5129I No such file or directory.

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Cause

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