Error "JavaHome is not resolved correctly in the jvm file" while install Informix

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When you try to intall Informix and receive this error:

Verification passed for /tmp/istemp5962307200942/_bundleJRE_ using the JVM file /tmp/istemp5962307200942/genericjvmfile.
JavaHome is not resolved correctly in the jvm file /tmp/istemp5962307200942/genericjvmfile. Failed to launch the application.
Launch Script can't not be resolved. Run the installer with -is:log <logfile> to view the errors.


Java location is not right.

Resolving the problem

You can check the Java location running 'which java'.

$which java


Then ran the install using the following command:

./ids_install -is:javahome /usr/bin/java

Document information

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Informix Servers

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Operating system(s):

AIX, HP-UX, Linux, Solaris

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Developer, Enterprise, Express, Growth, Ultimate, Workgroup

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