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Receiving Oracle err "ORA-29538: Java not installed [java]"



Receiving Oracle err "ORA-29538: Java not installed [java]" while trying to install Pega 7.1.9 on Amazon Oracle RDS DB.

Error Messages

"ORA-29538: Java not installed [java]"

Steps to Reproduce

PRPC Rulebase installation without Oracle JVM.

Root Cause

The root cause of this problem is defect or misconfiguration in the PRPC operating environment. The java component of Oracle must be installed.


This issue is resolved by making the following change to the PRPC operating environment:

Install the java component of Oracle.

Use below link to refer to the  installation guide for Oracle:


Published January 31, 2016 - Updated October 8, 2020

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