Weblogic Silent Installation Failed with "The local BEA product registry is corrupted" Due to Invalid COMPONENT_PATHS Value

(Doc ID 2345098.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 15, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle WebLogic Server - Version 10.3.6 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

 Silent install command -


  java -jar wls1036_generic.jar -mode=silent -silent_xml=silent.xml

 
Error reproduced is

 "The local BEA product registry is corrupted. Please select another Middleware Home or contact Oracle Support"

 

Changes

silent.xml used to reproduce the error:

Cause

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