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Feb 25, 2014 at 07:09 PM

SAPINST error during extraction under AIX


Dear Experts,

I am trying to install SAP ERP ECC6 EHP7 under operating system IBM AIX 7.1 and oracle 11g through SWPM ( new sapinst)

first I open xmanager Broadcast then assign my desktop ip in DISPLAY variable for example my desktop IP is then I set DISPALY variable in AIX as export DISPLAY= then xclock working now

I create a folder under /oracle/install ( for SAP ERP installation directory)

and run command /cddump/solman71sr1/aftersapcar/swpm/sapinst

it give me following error

# /cddump/solman71sr1/aftersapcar/swpm/sapinst

[= ] / extracting... iaextract.c:315: error in writing extracted file: No space left on device

as per sapnote 1927860 I give enviornment variable TEMPDIR to /tmp

export TEMPDIR=/tmp

tmp is 20GB of space free

main mount point created





another mount partition /usr is used 98%

Please guide me how to resolved this issue