Database Installation or relink fails with Error:"Exception java.lang.UnsatisfiedLinkError:... libXtst.so.6 or libXt.so.6 "

(Doc ID 551406.1)

Last updated on APRIL 15, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 10.2.0.1 to 10.2.0.5 [Release 10.2]
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

1)Following error while installing Oracle 10gR2 on RHEL5/OL5 (x86_64):

Preparing to launch Oracle Universal Installer from /var/tmp/OraInstall2008-01-15_03-34-59PM.
Please wait ...[oracle@aplus-app-2 client]$ Oracle Universal Installer, Version 10.2.0.1.0
Production
Copyright (C) 1999, 2005, Oracle. All rights reserved.

Exception java.lang.UnsatisfiedLinkError:
/var/tmp/OraInstall2008-01-15_03-34-59PM/jre/1.4.2/lib/i386/libawt.so: libXtst.so.6: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory occurred..
java.lang.UnsatisfiedLinkError:
/var/tmp/OraInstall2008-01-15_03-34-59PM/jre/1.4.2/lib/i386/libawt.so: libXtst.so.6: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory


OR

Exception java.lang.UnsatisfiedLinkError:                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            /tmp/OraInstall2012-10-02_04-32-19AM/jre/1.4.2/lib/i386/libawt.so: libXt.so.6: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory occurred..
java.lang.UnsatisfiedLinkError:                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         /tmp/OraInstall2012-10-02_04-32-19AM/jre/1.4.2/lib/i386/libawt.so: libXt.so.6: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory

 

2) Following error while installing Oracle 12.2.0.1  on RHEL7/OL7 (x86_64):

java.lang.UnsatisfiedLinkError: /tmp/OraInstall2018-03-22_08-35-46AM/jdk/jre/lib/i386/xawt/libmawt.so: libXtst.so.6: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory

 

 

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