Upgrade From Oracle iPlanet Web Server 7.0-7u8 to 7.0.9 on Windows Fails With the Error java.io.FileNotFoundException: E:\Sun\WebServer7\.\lib\ares3.dll (Doc ID 1276707.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 05, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle iPlanet Web Server - Version: 7.0 to 7.0 - Release: 7.0 to 7.0
Microsoft Windows (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows x64 (64-bit)

Symptoms


When trying to upgrade Web Server 7.0-7u8 to Oracle iPlanet Web Server 7.0.9 fails with the following error on the screen:

java.io.FileNotFoundException: E:\Sun\WebServer7\.\lib\ares3.dll (The process cannot access the file specified because it is being used by another process)


The install log shows the following error:

Oct 28, 2010 5:33:03 PM com.sun.web.installer.common.dialogs.CustomDirectorySelectionPanel isDisplayComplete
INFO: Upgrading to Oracle iPlanet Web Server 7.0.9
Oct 28, 2010 5:35:39 PM com.sun.web.installer.web.dialogs.ReadyToInstallPanel isDisplayComplete
INFO: Upgrading components: [svrcore, admincli]
Oct 28, 2010 5:36:46 PM com.sun.web.installer.web.actions.PostInstall_core unconfigureServer
INFO: Start core server uninstallation
Oct 28, 2010 5:36:46 PM com.sun.web.installer.web.actions.PostInstall_core createScript
SEVERE: Error in creating script: E:\Sun\WebServer7\lib\unconfigureServer.bat
java.io.FileNotFoundException: E:\Sun\WebServer7\lib\install\templates\scripts\unconfigureServer.bat.template (The system cannot find the file specified)
at java.io.FileInputStream.open(Native Method)
at java.io.FileInputStream.<init>(FileInputStream.java:106)
at java.io.FileInputStream.<init>(FileInputStream.java:66)
at com.sun.web.admin.util.TemplateProcessor.replaceTokens(TemplateProcessor.java:45)
at com.sun.web.installer.web.actions.PostInstall_core.createScript(PostInstall_core.java:191)
at com.sun.web.installer.web.actions.PostInstall_core.unconfigureServer(PostInstall_core.java:708)
at com.sun.web.installer.web.actions.PostInstall_core.unconfigure(PostInstall_core.java:659)
at com.sun.web.installer.web.actions.PostInstall_core.uninstall(PostInstall_core.java:597)
at com.sun.install.products.InstallComponent.performUninstallation(InstallComponent.java:1637)
at com.sun.install.products.InstallNode.finishUninstall(InstallNode.java:1270)
at com.sun.install.products.InstallComponent.performUninstallation(InstallComponent.java:1642)

Cause

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