Last updated on NOVEMBER 05, 2016
Applies to:Oracle GlassFish Server - Version 8.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
You have encountered this problem when you have set the SUN_APPSVR_NOBACKUP environment variable to "true" to prevent the Application Servers' installer from taking a backup during an in-place upgrade, and the installer is still taking a backup. That is, when you are running the installer GUI you still see the pop-up window showing the files being backed up, or from a command-line installation, when the installer has been run with the -console option, there is a long pause before this message is displayed:
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