OUI-10151 During Oracle Install tips
Oracle Error Tips by Burleson Consulting
The OUI error reads as such:
OUI-10151: There was an error while loading
library.generalQueries. Stop installation of all products, Stop installation
on this component.
It has come to the attention of many Oracle
user forums that some users are finding OUI-10151 when they are trying to
install Oracle on a Linux operating system.
Forums had a great example of this:
I'm trying to install
Oracle 10.2 on Linux 2.4.21-27.0.2.ELsmp #1 SMP i686 i686 i386 GNU/Linux.
All pre-install steps are done correctly. When I choose Standard
Install in the Installer though, I get message install_directory/response/response
file not found and I cannot continue.
If I select the custom install then I can continue but eventually I get:
OUI-10151: There was an error while loading library.generalQueries. Stop
installation of all produsts, Stop installation on this component.
If I select the second option it runs till the end but installer
never finished - shows 99% forever...
There were several
suggestions given to try to resolve the OUI-10151 problem in order to
successfully install Oracle on Linux, beginning with a few measures of thorough
there should be a log
of the install: /u01/app/oracle/oraInventory/logs/InstallActions2005xxx_xx_-xx-xxAM.log
check the disk for
make sure that the
oracle user has ownership of the base directory of the install
make sure you are not
installing into an existing ORACLE_HOME from a different install or previous
use the universal
installer to uninstall all products in that oracle home before you restart
the installation procedure into that oracle home
After checking all of these
things, you may find that OUI-10151 is still being returned as you continue to
attempt to install Oracle on Linux, as it did for this particular user.
These tips finally helped to
if you are installing
from an iso image, you may try burning a CD and installing from the CD, and
not from the iso image
you might have
corruption in your inventory files (usually found in $ORACLE_BASE/oraInventory