Re: Auto-start Oracle on reboot problem

From: Pedro Espinoza <>
Date: Wed, 9 Jan 2008 15:37:53 -0500
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It is more of PATH thing. Cron daemon's default PATH is /usr/bin. There are two ways to resolve the problem.

-add PATH to /etc/default/cron; this one I don't recommend -source the profile in the script itself, so that cron daemon gets the required PATH.

On Jan 9, 2008 2:36 PM, Mike Rothouse <> wrote:
> Thanks Pedro. Was able to find the error in
> /var/svc/log/milestone-multi-user:default.log. Now to figure out why dbhome
> is not found during reboot. Perhaps because dbhome is not found in
> /usr/bin. Will begin investigation.
> Executing legacy init script "/etc/rc2.d/S99oracle".
> Oracle Startup/Shutdown Begins
> /etc/rc2.d/S99oracle: dbhome: not found
> ORACLE_HOME = [] ? /etc/rc2.d/S99oracle: test: argument expected
> Legacy init script "/etc/rc2.d/S99oracle" exited with return code 1.

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