Home » Infrastructure » Unix » error in writing /tmp/oraInstall (oracle, IBM AIX 4.3 OS V 4.3)
error in writing /tmp/oraInstall [message #421243] Sun, 06 September 2009 14:31 Go to next message
Messages: 86
Registered: June 2009
Location: india

Hi all,

i am installing oracle on IBM AAIX 4.3 but when i try to run runInstaller i got the below error.please suggest me

$ksh /cdrom/runInstaller

error in writing /tmp/oraInstall0.please ensure that this directory is writable and has atleast 25mb of disk space.

then i checked

#cd /
#ls -l
dwxrwxrwxrt 2 2048 oracle:dba modified date /tmp

#chmod 775 /tmp

.quick response will be higly appreciated.

Re: error in writing /tmp/oraInstall [message #421244 is a reply to message #421243] Sun, 06 September 2009 14:47 Go to previous messageGo to next message
Michel Cadot
Messages: 68417
Registered: March 2007
Location: Nanterre, France, http://...
Senior Member
Account Moderator
and has atleast 25mb of disk space.

Re: error in writing /tmp/oraInstall [message #421333 is a reply to message #421243] Mon, 07 September 2009 09:34 Go to previous message
Messages: 29
Registered: September 2009
Location: India
Junior Member

For this u need to Empty the tmp folder directly and then go for the trash and Empty the Trash then run

[oracle@ambi database]$ ./runInstaller Shocked
Previous Topic: Password in Unix
Next Topic: "sqlplus" command error & About Oracle lib files merged
Goto Forum:

Current Time: Thu Mar 23 22:39:00 CDT 2023