BIP Installer Exits With Insufficient Temp Directory Space

(Doc ID 2315642.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 12, 2017

Applies to:

BI Publisher (formerly XML Publisher) - Version to 12c [Release 11.1 to 12.0]
Linux x86-64


BIP Installer (FMW Universal Installer) calculates available space under temporary directory and exits with insufficient space.

Using an Oracle installer for BI Publisher 12C and it fails consistently with:

insufficient space even though the rough calculation indicates there is enough space.


Exception thrown when running:

[oracle@xxxxxx]$ ./bi_platform-

Insufficient free space in /tmp/xxxxxxx to extract the installer.

ERROR: Installer execution failed (1).


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