Siebel patch installation - runInstaller failed to run
(Doc ID 2503372.1)
Last updated on JUNE 25, 2021
Applies to:Siebel ERM - Version 126.96.36.199  and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
On : 188.8.131.52  version, Installation
error while applying 184.108.40.206 on siebel enterprise-linked.
Oracle home already exists
The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
Initially executed only
./runInstaller ( but installation failed with below error
--Error Message -->Inventory Pointer File not found. Please run the installer with -invPtrLoc parameter
./runInstaller -oneclick -invPtrLoc /etc/oraInst.loc ( /etc/oraInst.loc is softlink)
and then tried below command
./runInstaller -oneclick /var/opt/oracle/oraInst.loc (/var/opt/oracle/oraInst.loc is the exact link/physical path)
detailed steps with screen shot in the attach document.(DEVTEST_8.9Patchinstalation.docx)
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