$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 and later
Oracle Database - Standard Edition - Version 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


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.


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