Enter the APPS password [APPS]:
Checking for make... found - /usr/bin/make
Checking for ld... found - /usr/bin/ld
Checking for cc... found - /usr/bin/cc
Checking for ar... found - /usr/bin/ar
Checking for ksh...
Unable to find 'kshell' in path Unable to locate all utilities with system path.
Strange error, because ksh is located in de /usr/bin and this is in the $PATH
Oracle appl: /oebs/oracle/home/oracle> which ksh
I searched Metalink and Google, and found thsi problem also occurs when installing 11.5.10 on Oracle Linux 5.
I checked the adchkutl.sh script and found the problem :
## Verify for ksh if its a linux only platform#
if test $UNAME = "Linux"; then
printf "Checking for ksh...\t";
VERSN=`/bin/ksh -c 'echo $KSH_VERSION' grep "PD KSH";`;
if test $EC != "0" ; then
printf "\nUnable to find 'kshell' in path\n";
printf "found - $VERSN\n";
It's checking for ' PD KSH' and that's not installed when installing Oracle Linux 5 !!!!!!
So, it looks like an error in the script. I searched Metalink again, but could not find anything in the documents (316806.1)
I removed the ksh check from the script to see if it would run this time.
And it did......
Another problem is the adgetlnxver.sh script. This sh script is called by the
The same error also occurs when running the app_Tier clone. So dont forget to edit the same script in the $COMMON_TOP/clone/bin