Unable To Extract The Oracle Installation Files via cpio Command (Doc ID 458985.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 11, 2011

Applies to:

Oracle Server - Enterprise Edition - Version: 9.2.0.1 to 11.1.0.6 - Release: 9.2 to 11.1
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 11-Jan-2011***

Symptoms

-- Problem Statement:
Unable to use cpio to uncompress the 10gr2_aix5l64_client.cpio install media

Using:

cpio -idcmv 10gr2_aix5l64_client.cpio


This hangs.

-- Steps To Reproduce:
cpio -idcmv 10gr2_aix5l64_client.cpio

Cause

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