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ElasticSearch Install Fails in Windows Environment (Doc ID 2400257.1)

Last updated on MARCH 12, 2019

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: <ORACLE_HOME>\<FUSION_MIDDLEWARE_HOME>\oracle_common\common\bin\wlst.cmd <ORACLE_HOME>\<FUSION_MIDDLEWARE_HOME>\wcportal\es\ <ORACLE_HOME>\<FUSION_MIDDLEWARE_HOME>\wcportal\es\

The error received is:

Unziping <ORACLE_HOME>\<FUSION_MIDDLEWARE_HOME>\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 <ORACLE_HOME>\<FUSION_MIDDLEWARE_HOME>\wcportal\es\elasticsearch.tar.gz -C <DIR>\app\oracle\esHome



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