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Oracle Database Configuration Assistant failed

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I am installing Oracle 9i Personal Edition on Windows 98.  I am letting the runInstaller create my DB.  After the software is installed, the runInstaller try to run the Oracle Database Configuration Assistant.  It fails with the following messages.  How do I fix it?

java.lang.NoClassDefFoundError: com/inprise/vbroker/CORBA/Object
     at oracle.sysman.assistants.dbca.backend.Host.<init>(Host.java:437)Exception in thread "main"
     at oracle.sysman.assistants.dbca.ui.UIHost.<init>(UIHost.java:151)
     at oracle.sysman.assistants.dbca.ui.ProgressOnlyHost.<init>(ProgressOnlyHost.java:72)
     at oracle.sysman.assistants.dbca.Dbca.getHost(Dbca.java:123)
     at oracle.sysman.assistants.dbca.Dbca.execute(Dbca.java:82)
     at oracle.sysman.assistants.dbca.Dbca.main(Dbca.java:144)

Thanks, Sheila
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by:zeeshan21m
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Hi
  I think From Oracle 8i, Personal Edition also for

Windows NT System to Try It on NT System then See then

result, Bye take care
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by:JoelCoral
ID: 7035101
Hi baileys,

Check if the product is certified for windows 98.
If yes, then it might need some additional patch before running the DB configuration.

Joel.
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by:efkamel
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i think the problem is with java virsual machine not installed on the u os try to install it from www.sun.com
i think it is the problem.
                                     emad
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by:baileys
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The way I understand the install procedures, Oracle loads a java virsual machine.
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by:lamija
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I think that Personal Oracle 9i is not certified to run on Windows 98.

To check certified combinations please click:
Product Lifecycle button on the left toolbar.
Next click on Certification button
Click on the certifications by Product
Click on 'Oracle Server'
Click on 'Oracle Server-Personal Edition'


Lamija
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by:baileys
ID: 7041702
I downloaded from the Oracle site, the Personal Oracle 9i version for Windows 98.
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by:rkogelhe
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baileys is right. if you go to OTN, you can find "Oracle9i Personal Edition Release 9.0.1.1.0 for Microsoft Windows 98" = A91514-01.zip. I think metalink is out of date or OTN has a bad link. It's not the NT version that he downloaded, because that comes on 3 CDs.

There is an iTAR with the same problem 213864.995 where they said it was a certification problem. I do wonder what the heck is in this file.
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by:rkogelhe
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Check that you have met all of Oracles prerequisits. Perhaps you do not have a patch or something is not configured correctly in the O/S. There should be a readme with the version (I'm not going to d/l 500+M to check tho :0 ).

Your next bet is to go to OTN and explain to them what we have discovered.
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by:baileys
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I have the Java 2 Standard sdk version 1.3.1 loaded.  Do you think I need the Java 2 Enterprise sdk loaded?  I am asking this because the error message is aborting on a COBRA object.

Do I need to unload the Standard sdk before I load the Enterprise sdk?
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by:baileys
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I have solved my problem.  When I was installing Oracle, I was selecting the "Typical" option.  This option does not work.  The last time I tried to install Oracle, I selected the "Custom" option and made sure that the J2EE was loaded.  THIS WORKED!!!!!  I now have an Oracle Database on my system to learn JDBC.

Sheila
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