Getting /Usr/Lib/Extendedfile.So.1: Open Failed When Su From Oracle Apps User To Root -Solaris Sparc (Doc ID 1205388.1)

Last updated on APRIL 26, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Applications Technology Stack - Version 11.5.10.2 to 11.5.10.2 [Release 11.5.10]
Oracle Applications DBA - Version 11.5.10.2 to 11.5.10.2 [Release 11.5.10]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

After applying <Patch 9535311> (TXK AUTOCONFIG AND TEMPLATES ROLLUP PATCH U ) onto Solaris 10 10/09 u8 (Update 8) on SPARC,
Log into the Oracle server as the apps user, then assume root using the su command, the following error results:

orat5220c_aplive> su - root
ld.so.1: su: warning: /usr/lib/extendedFILE.so.1: open failed: illegal insecure pathname

Cause

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