8.1.1.11 SWSE installation fails "UNIX_GROUP_NAME(UnixInstallGroup) Silent install cannot continue" (Doc ID 1681963.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 21, 2015

Applies to:

Siebel Finance - Version 8.1.1.7 SIA [21238] and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On 8.1.1.7 version Installation

When attempting to migrate swse install from 8.1.1.7 to 8.1.1.11
the following error occurs.

ERROR
-----------------------
SEVERE:Values for the following variables could not be obtained from the command line or response file(s):
 UNIX_GROUP_NAME(UnixInstallGroup)
Silent install cannot continue.
Install APISEVERE:Values for the following variables could not be obtained from the command line or response file(s):
 UNIX_GROUP_NAME(UnixInstallGroup)
Silent install cannot continue.
oracle.sysman.oii.oiic.OiicInstallAPIException: SEVERE:Values for the following variables could not be obtained from the command line or response file(s):
 UNIX_GROUP_NAME(UnixInstallGroup)
Silent install cannot continue.
at oracle.sysman.oii.oiic.OiicInstallAPISession.prepareForInstallOperations(OiicInstallAPISession.java:316)
at oracle.sysman.oii.oiic.OiicAPIInstaller.prepareForInstallOperations(OiicAPIInstaller.java:849)
at com.oracle.siebel.apiinstaller.GUIAPIInstaller$2.run(GUIAPIInstaller.java:875)
at java.lang.Thread.run(Thread.java:619)


Cause

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