RC-50004: Fatal: Error While installing oracle apps R12.1.1

While installing Oracle Applications 12.1.1, I got following error:

RC-50004: Fatal: Error occurred in ApplyDatabase:

Control file creation failed

Cannot execute configure of database using RapidClone

RW-50010: Error: – script has returned an error: 1
RW-50004: Error code received when running external process. Check log file for details.
Running Database Install Driver for PROD instance


We need to change the parameter kernel.shmmax value in /etc/sysctl.conf file to 2147483648 and retry the Installation.


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