download the latest OraInstaller from oracle-ftp.oracle.com.
This is a known bug.
Jesse van Oort
KSI International Services
> I ignored the error mesg. and continued the installation. Then I tried to
> copy the .dll from the CD to C:\winnt\system32. it says that the file
> be replaced because it is being used by Windows. I killed as many as
> processes as possible. It did not help.
> Any more suggestions? Thanks.
> > Continue the install and then copy that file from the cd-rom after you
> > completed the installation.
> > I had this problem on the first install I did. On three other installs,
> > didn't.
> > Michelle Bonugli
> > Sr. Oracle DBA
> > MotherNature.com
> > > I am trying to install Oracle 8.1.6 personal edition on WINNT 4.0
> > > workstation. I got an error message complaining "Error in writing to
> > > C:\WINNT\SYSTEM32\msvcrt.dll". I download "libraries update" from
> > > Microsoft, it did not help.
> > > Does anyone run into similar problem ? Also does anyone know if 8.1.6
> > > standard edition runs on NT workstation or NT server only?
> > > Thanks in Advance.
> > > Alice