Re: Checking for Oracle Home incompatibilities

From: Alexander Vladimirsky <>
Date: Mon, 21 Dec 2009 02:26:12 -0800 (PST)
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On Dec 21, 9:37 am, Uzoma <> wrote:
> I've been trying to install Oracle on Solaris 10 (sparc) for the past
> week without progress. Below is what I get. What baffles me is that, I
> did not choose to install the oracle companion cd. I just want to
> install the database.
> "Checking for Oracle Home incompatibilities ...
> Check complete. The overall result of this check is: Failed <<<<
> Problem: Oracle 10g Database Companion CD products can only be
> installed into an existing Oracle Database 10g Oracle Home.
> Recommendation: Choose an existing Oracle Database 10g Oracle Home for
> installing this software."
> Please help
> Thanks
> Ray

Have you mentioned ORACLE_HOME environment in your oracle profile? Received on Mon Dec 21 2009 - 04:26:12 CST

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