$ORACLE_HOME/lib32 does not exist in Oracle database 11gR2 or higher. Why? (Doc ID 883702.1)

Last updated on MAY 17, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.1 and later
Oracle Database - Standard Edition - Version 11.2.0.1 and later
HP-UX PA-RISC (64-bit)
IBM AIX on POWER Systems (64-bit)
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)
HP-UX Itanium
Oracle Solaris on x86-64 (64-bit)
Linux x86-64

Goal

This document explains why $ORACLE_HOME/lib32 does not exist in Oracle database 11gR2 or higher and what you need to do to get 32-bit libraries.

Solution

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