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E-WL: Validation of Oracle Home location failed. User does not have permission to create home/instance location (Doc ID 2038645.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 19, 2017

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise PT PeopleTools - Version 8.54 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

WebLogic installation is failing with the following error:

psoft@dvlcorp:/app01/psoft/software/WebLogic>$JAVA_HOME/bin/java -jar ./wls_121200.jar -silent -response /app/psoft/Scripts/res.rsp -invPtrLoc /home/Dpsoft/oraInst.loc
Extracting files.......
Starting Oracle Universal Installer

Checking if CPU speed is above 300 MHz.   Actual 2199.999 MHz    Passed
Checking swap space: must be greater than 512 MB.   Actual 8388604 MB    Passed
Checking if this platform requires a 64-bit JVM.   Actual 64    Passed (64-bit not required)
Checking temp space: must be greater than 300 MB.   Actual 737 MB    Passed

Preparing to launch the Oracle Universal Installer from /tmp/OraInstall2015-07-30_01-48-16PM
Log: /app01/OracleWebLogic/oraInventory/logs/install2015-07-30_01-48-16PM.log
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Reading response file..
Expected result: One of enterprise-4,enterprise-5,enterprise-6,redhat-6,redhat-4,redhat-5,SuSE-10,SuSE-11
Actual Result: enterprise-6
Check complete. The overall result of this check is: Passed
CertifiedVersions Check: Success.
Expected result: 1.7
Actual Result: 1.7.0_76
Check complete. The overall result of this check is: Passed
CheckJDKVersion Check: Success.
Verifying data......
[VALIDATION] [ERROR]:INST-07008: Validation of Oracle Home location failed. User does not have permission to create home/instance location
[VALIDATION] [SUGGESTION]:Make sure that you have the required permission to create the directory
installation Failed. Exiting installation due to data validation failure.
The Oracle Universal Installer failed.  Exiting.

 

 

Cause

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