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E-INST: Peopletools 8.54 Installation On Linux Server Fails With Error "setup.linux: line xxxx: exec: /tmp/IA.ZZZZZ/install.dir.yyyy/Linux/resource/jre/bin/java: cannot execute: Permission denied" (Doc ID 2632140.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 24, 2020

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise PT PeopleTools - Version 8.40 to 8.56 [Release 8.4]
Generic Linux

Symptoms

When attempting to install PeopleTools 8.54 version, the following error occurs.


./InstData/setup.linux: line xxxx: /tmp/IA.ZZZZZ/install.dir.yyyy/Linux/resource/jre/bin/java: Permission denied
./InstData/setup.linux: line xxxx: exec: /tmp/IA.ZZZZZ/install.dir.yyyy/Linux/resource/jre/bin/java: cannot execute: Permission denied


The issue can be reproduced by attempting to install PeopleTools base version of 8.54 on Linux environment

1. Login to Linux server
2. Go to the path where the software is downloaded.
3.Execute the below from Disk1

./setup.sh
Setting temporary directory /tmp/IA.ZZZZ
Executing setup.linux   -DCOMP_NAME=ABCD -DPS_UMASK=1234
Preparing to install...
Extracting the JRE from the installer archive...
Unpacking the JRE...
Extracting the installation resources from the installer archive...
Configuring the installer for this system's environment...

Launching installer...


./InstData/setup.linux: line xxxx: /tmp/IA.ZZZZZ/install.dir.yyyy/Linux/resource/jre/bin/java: Permission denied
./InstData/setup.linux: line xxxx: exec: /tmp/IA.ZZZZZ/install.dir.yyyy/Linux/resource/jre/bin/java: cannot execute: Permission denied

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