E1: SVM: Unable to Install Server Manager Agent on iSeries Server (Fails on FTP)

(Doc ID 2194650.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 18, 2016

Applies to:

JD Edwards EnterpriseOne Tools - Version 8.98 and later
IBM i on POWER Systems


When trying to install Server Manager agent on an AS400/iSeries, the installer fails when attempting to transfer a file using FTP, throwing the error "501 Unknown extension in database file name."

The install actions log shows:

Note the difference in the name of the directories in bold.




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