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Syntax error while running Oracle 10g installer

While running Oracle 10g DB installer in Sun Solaris 9 OS, I am getting this error. Please help me find a solution for this issue.
$ ./runInstaller
syntax error at line 1: `(' unexpected

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First, ensure that you are installing the correct Oracle software for your platform. Second, it's possible that the downloaded software is corrupted or incomplete. You can download Oracle 10g release 2 ( from Oracle's Technology Network Web site. Download the software again, follow the directions on how to unzip the files and retry the installation.

This was first published in February 2007

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