Wednesday, April 29, 2015

Install Oracle Database 10gR2 on Oracle Linux 5 (Part II)

Situation:
When installing Oracle Database 10gR2 on Oracle Linux 5 you will find the following error:
[oracle@test database]$ ./runInstaller
Starting Oracle Universal Installer...
Checking installer requirements...
Checking operating system version: must be redhat-3, SuSE-9, redhat-4, UnitedLinux-1.0, asianux-1 or asianux-2
Failed <<<<
Exiting Oracle Universal Installer, log for this session can be found at /tmp/OraInstall2015-04-19_09-45-17AM/installActions2015-04-19_09-45-17AM.log
Cause:
Originally, Red Hat 5 was not supported by Oracle Database 10gR2.

Solution:
Editar el script /install/oraparam.ini para agregar la línea que incluye al sistema operativo:
[Certified Versions] Linux=redhat-3,SuSE-9,redhat-4,UnitedLinux-1.0,asianux-1,asianux-2,redhat-5