RPM Installation fails with "error: unpacking of archive failed on file /nfs/folder/: cpio: chown failed" (Doc ID 2230391.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 15, 2017

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 5.11 with Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel [2.6.39] and later
Linux x86-64
Linux x86

Symptoms

 While trying to install a rpm/package on a nfs share, getting the following error:

 

Cause

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