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Error when Installing OTM and the No Execute (noexec) Mount Option Is Set for /tmp. (Doc ID 2459478.1)

Last updated on MAY 01, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle Logistics Inventory Visibility - Version 6.2.0 and later
Oracle Trade Compliance - Version 6.2.0 and later
Oracle Transportation Sourcing - Version 6.2.0 and later
Oracle Freight Payment, Billing, and Claims - Version 6.2.0 and later
Oracle Forwarding and Brokerage Operations - Version 6.2.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


During the collection of data portion of the OTM installer, specifically the DB_CLIENT_PATH, a bash script is created, executed and then removed from the /tmp mount. If /tmp mount is mounted with the option "noexec" these tests, which are logged to the Install log, will appear to succeed but will mark the client as the wrong version and stop the installer.

Example mount option causing the failure:




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