ElasticSearch Install Fails in Windows Environment

(Doc ID 2400257.1)

Last updated on MAY 17, 2018

Applies to:

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


Following the documentation for

Installing Elasticsearch and Plugins


The following command fails: C:\u01\app\oracle\fmw12c\oracle_common\common\bin\wlst.cmd C:\u01\app\oracle\fmw12c\wcportal\es\installES.py C:\u01\app\oracle\fmw12c\wcportal\es\installES.properties

The error received is:

Unziping C:\u01\app\oracle\fmw12c\wcportal\es\elasticsearch.tar.gz...
'tar' is not recognized as an internal or external command,
operable program or batch file.
Error: command Failed: tar -zxf C:\u01\app\oracle\fmw12c\wcportal\es\elasticsearch.tar.gz -C C:\u01\app\oracle\esHome





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