Re: OraInventory- Installer asks for new inventory location while one already exist.

From: Michael Austin <>
Date: Tue, 25 Mar 2008 00:40:39 GMT
Message-ID: <bSXFj.35644$>

Faraz wrote:

> On Mar 24, 4:24 pm, Niall  Litchfield <>
> wrote:

>> On Mar 24, 4:46 pm, Faraz <> wrote:
>>> Hi all,
>>> I just installed OEM Grid Control using the new database option. every
>>> thing looks good. OMS, database and agents all are up arn running and
>>> every thing seems like a good installation.
>>> When i try to upgrade it installer does not recognize the
>>> OraInventory and asks for the new location for the inventory location,
>>> which essentially means I can not upgrade as it does no show me any
>>> installed products.
>>> Interestingly when i used Opatch to apply a patch it found the
>>> OraInventory and Opatch was successful.
>>> What am i missing? what could be the potential reason and any
>>> solution?
>>> thanks for athe help.
>> Did you correctly run
>> Niall
> Thanks Niall,
> I believe that the was successful. there was no error returend
> while running Do you thing running it agian will help and is
> safe?

What is your platform and does the oraInst.loc (usually in /etc or /var/opt/oracle) point to the correct location of your oraInventory? Received on Mon Mar 24 2008 - 19:40:39 CDT

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