runInstaller -invPtrLoc $ORACLE_HOME/oraInst.loc gives error You do not have permission to write to the inventory /opt/oracle/app/oracle/oraInventory. Installation cannot continue.: Permission denied"
(Doc ID 562699.1)
Last updated on FEBRUARY 03, 2019
Applies to:Oracle Server - Enterprise Edition - Version: 184.108.40.206
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)
- Default /var/opt/oracle/oraInst.loc is present
- You do not have write access to the default oraInventory (refered by /var/opt/oracle/oraInst.loc in inventory_loc key)
- A new Oracle Home is being created using
% runInstaller -invPtrLoc $ORACLE_HOME/oraInst.loc
- OUI version is less than 220.127.116.11.0
OUI will fail with the following error :
You do not have permission to write to the inventory <path to inventory>/oraInventory. Installation cannot continue.: Permission denied
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