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Oracle Installation Error Message

Oracle Database Tips by Donald Burleson


Hi Mike,

I tried installing Oracle9i in Red Hat 3 Linux kernel version 2.4 with jre118_v3.  I have three oracle discs, when I log in as user in Oracle and type the following command,

    # /mnt/cdrom/runinstall

 I get this error,

      Error: occurred during initialization of VM

Unable to load native library:

/tmp/OraInstall2006-01-12_09-13-27AM/jre/lib/i386 / symbol

__libc_wait, version GLIBC_2.0 not defined in file  with link time reference. 

Please give me a solution.

This question posed on 12 January 2006


Did you go to the site and get the installation guide? In there are the prerequisites such as the versions of various support packages needed to be able to install.

I also suggest going here:

For a complete procedure with prerequisites.





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