12.1.3 Forms Upgrade Fails With java: fatal: libdps.so.5: open failed: No such file or directory

(Doc ID 1995450.1)

Last updated on APRIL 06, 2015

Applies to:

Oracle Applications Technology Stack - Version 12.0 to 12.1.3 [Release 12.0 to 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Attempting to upgrade FORMS installation on a newly migrated middle tier for EBS 12.1.3,
following instructions in <Document 454811.1>) at section 3 step 3.4 Execute runInstaller (UNIX) or setup.exe (Windows)
executing with the following command as instructed in the note since this is a Solaris 11 installation:

$ ./runInstaller -ignoreSysPrereqs

This command dies with the following error stack:

applmgr:> ./runInstaller -ignoreSysPrereqs
Starting Oracle Universal Installer...

Checking installer requirements...

Checking operating system version: must be 5.8, 5.9 or 5.10. Actual 5.11
Failed <<<<


>>> Ignoring required pre-requisite failures. Continuing...

Preparing to launch Oracle Universal Installer from /tmp/OraInstall2015-03-31_08-08-43AM. Please wait ...applmgr:> Oracle Universal Installer, Version 10.1.0.6.0 Production
Copyright (C) 1999, 2009, Oracle. All rights reserved.

Exception java.lang.UnsatisfiedLinkError: /tmp/OraInstall2015-03-31_08-08-43AM/jre/1.4.2/lib/sparc/motif21/libmawt.so: ld.so.1: java: fatal: libdps.so.5: open failed: No such file or directory occurred..
java.lang.UnsatisfiedLinkError: /tmp/OraInstall2015-03-31_08-08-43AM/jre/1.4.2/lib/sparc/motif21/libmawt.so: ld.so.1: java: fatal: libdps.so.5: open failed: No such file or directory
at java.lang.ClassLoader$NativeLibrary.load(Native Method)
at java.lang.ClassLoader.loadLibrary0(Unknown Source)
at java.lang.ClassLoader.loadLibrary(Unknown Source)
at java.lang.Runtime.load0(Unknown Source)
at java.lang.System.load(Unknown Source)
at java.lang.ClassLoader$NativeLibrary.load(Native Method)
at java.lang.ClassLoader.loadLibrary0(Unknown Source)
at java.lang.ClassLoader.loadLibrary(Unknown Source)
at java.lang.Runtime.loadLibrary0(Unknown Source)
at java.lang.System.loadLibrary(Unknown Source)
at sun.security.action.LoadLibraryAction.run(Unknown Sourc

 

Cause

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