Mani's Blog

June 19, 2012

Oracle Agent Installation failed – Completed with Status=255

Filed under: Oracle — mani @ 9:16 pm

Issue:
I was trying to install Oracle Agent 10.2.0.5  on DB server ( It is re-install, I had to remove and install again ).   It failed with “Completed with Status=255”

I spend good amount of time,  Oracle Inventory has some sticky info about the previous installation.   So new inventory location fixed the issue.

Starting Oracle Universal Installer…

Checking installer requirements…

Checking operating system version: must be enterprise-4, enterprise-5, redhat-3, redhat-4, redhat-5, redhat-5.1, SuSE-9, SuSE-10, UnitedLinux-1.0, asianux-1 or asianux-2
Passed

All installer requirements met.

Preparing to launch Oracle Universal Installer from /tmp/OraInstall2012-06-19_06-41-43PM. Please wait …Completed with Status=255
Please specify a Unique Oracle Base directory, or remove previously installed products and their directories. Directory name should contain only valid alphanumeric characters, including ‘_’, or ‘.’ characters.
Removing the copied stuff…..
Removed: /local/home/oracle/agentDownload10.2.0.5.0Oui/oui_linux_x64.jar
Removed: /local/home/oracle/agentDownload10.2.0.5.0Oui/agent_download.rsp
Removed:/local/home/oracle/agentDownload10.2.0.5.0Oui/Disk1

Solution:  Change the Inventory location under /etc/oraInst.loc  and now install the agent.  The issue is fixed.

Advertisements

Leave a Comment »

No comments yet.

RSS feed for comments on this post. TrackBack URI

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Blog at WordPress.com.

%d bloggers like this: