Last updated on APRIL 04, 2017
Applies to:Oracle GlassFish Server - Version 3.1.2 and later
***Checked for relevance on 18-Jun-2014***
With a typical GlassFish Server installation on a machine that has access to the internet, either directly or through a proxy, the pkg and updatetool utilities must be run once to bootstrap themselves. That is, by default, the GlassFish Server installation does not supply the actual implementations of these tools and has versions of the commands that can download the real utilities and install them. This bootstrapping works without error on a pure 64-bit Linux installation.
However, when an attempt is made to run the real version of the commands, that fails with an error. For example, an attempt to run either pkg or updatetool reports:
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