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Upgrading Oracle iPlanet Web Server with Newer Patch Fails to Install (Doc ID 2322916.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 16, 2024

Applies to:

Oracle iPlanet Web Server - Version 7.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Upgrading an iPlanet web server installation with a newer patch (7.0.26) shows the following message:

Oracle iPlanet Web Server components will be installed in the directory listed
below, referred to as the installation directory. To use the specified
directory, press Enter. To use a different directory, enter the full path of
the directory and press Enter.

  Oracle iPlanet Web Server Installation Directory [/opt/web] {"<" goes back,
  "!" exits}: /opt/web

The installation directory contains a JES installation of the Web Server 7.0
which cannot be upgraded using the stand-alone installer.

   {"<" goes back, "!" exits


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