Unable To Deploy Ear File In WebCenter Portal

(Doc ID 2340144.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 21, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle WebCenter Portal - Version 11.1.1.7.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms


Unable to deploy ear file in WebCenter Portal.  The following error is displayed:


[December 5, 2017 4:43:57 PM GMT+05:30] Initiating deploy operation ...
[December 5, 2017 4:43:57 PM GMT+05:30] Saving the oracle configuration changes to archive.
[December 5, 2017 4:43:58 PM GMT+05:30] Archive: /webcenterAPP/oracle/apps/Oracle/domains/WC_Domain/sysman/upload/deploy/ ESSPortal_application1/archive/ESSPortal_application1.ear
[December 5, 2017 4:43:58 PM GMT+05:30] Targeting MDS repository: com.bea:Name=mds-owsm,Type=JDBCSystemResource to target WC_Portlet.
[December 5, 2017 4:43:58 PM GMT+05:30] Targeting MDS repository: com.bea:Name=mds-owsm,Type=JDBCSystemResource to target WC_Portlet completed.
[December 5, 2017 4:44:00 PM GMT+05:30] [Deployer:149191]Operation 'deploy' on application 'ESSPortal_application1' is initializing on 'WC_Portlet3'
[December 5, 2017 4:44:05 PM GMT+05:30] [Deployer:149193]Operation 'deploy' on application 'ESSPortal_application1' has failed on 'WC_Portlet3'
[December 5, 2017 4:44:05 PM GMT+05:30] oracle.security.jps.service.policystore.PolicyObjectNotFoundException: JPS-04028: Application with name "cn=ESSPortal_application1,cn=WC_Domain,cn=JPSContext,cn=jpsRoot" does not exist.
[December 5, 2017 4:44:05 PM GMT+05:30] JPS-04028: Application with name "cn=ESSPortal_application1,cn=WC_Domain,cn=JPSContext,cn=jpsRoot" does not exist.
[December 5, 2017 4:44:06 PM GMT+05:30] Deploy operation failed.


The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:

1. Try to deploy an custom ear to portal managed server
2. Note the error from description


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Cause

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