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PowerChute Network Shutdown Fails to Install on RHEL 5.10 and RHEL 5.11

PCNS fails to install on RHEL 5.10 and RHEL 5.11 after running install.sh
The following error message appears:
Error: dl failure on line 863
Error: failed /opt/APC/PowerChute/jre1.7.0_45/lib/i386/client/libjvm.so, because /opt/APC/PowerChute/jre1.7.0_45/lib/i386/client/libjvm.so: cannot restore segment prot after reloc: Permission denied.

Product Line:
PowerChute Network Shutdown

OS: RHEL 5.10 and RHEL 5.11 x86
Build: PCNS 3.1, 3.2, 4.0, 4.1, 4.2

NOTE: Does not occur on x64 systems and on systems with Latest versions of Java.

This problem is caused by SELinux enforcing an access policy. The policy forbids the installer from changing the attributes for memory protection of a memory segment.
RedHat Enterprise Linux has a SELinux set to “Enforcing” mode by default.

  1. Upgrade JRE to 1.8.0_121 or 1.8.0_131 on RHEL 5.10 and 5.11 x86 systems.
  2. Install PCNS using the above JRE.

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