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After Packing/Unpacking, Start Script Variables Are Overwritten (Doc ID 2240722.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 23, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle WebLogic Server - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


After using the pack and unpack utilities, some of the startup scripts in the target installation are changed, and customizations to those scripts are removed. All lines in startup scripts are overwritten.For example, the following files be altered:

In particular, the use of certain variables will result in the values assigned to them being changed. The variables include:

If any of these variables are used in the customization to one of these scripts (or in a custom script), the variable value is changed when the domain is unpacked. For example, consider a custom script "," with the following contents:


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