'Dsadm Upgrade' Command Fails (Doc ID 1683525.1)

Last updated on JUNE 19, 2014

Applies to:

Oracle Directory Server Enterprise Edition - Version 7.0 to 11.1.1.7.1 [Release 7.0 to 11gR1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

In certain situations, the command 'dsadm upgrade' may fail to complete.  Such a failure will look like the following...

dsadm upgrade /ldap/slapd-example
Directory Server instance '/ldap/slapd-example' will be upgraded to version 11.1.1.7.0.
It will no longer be usable with DSEE 6 commands.
Verifying configuration file ...
Do you want to continue [y/n]? y
Moving legacy scripts under directory '/ldap/slapd-example/bak/2014-03-21-02-13-37' ...
Warning: 'start-slapd' has not been moved.
Warning: 'stop-slapd' has not been moved.
Warning: 'restart-slapd' has not been moved.
Warning: 'bak2db' has not been moved.
Warning: 'db2bak' has not been moved.
Warning: 'db2ldif' has not been moved.
Warning: 'ldif2db' has not been moved.
Adding new files to instance ...
Old version of dse.ldif has been moved into '/ldap/slapd-example/bak/2014-03-21-02-13-37'.
error-upgrade-core-ldif

 

Cause

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