WLST Taking A Long Time To Startup With Error "*sys-package-mgr*: can't write index file" (Doc ID 949273.1)

Last updated on MAY 24, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Weblogic Server - Version: 10.0 and later   [Release: and later ]
Oracle Solaris on x86-64 (64-bit)
Sun Solaris x86-64 (64-bit)

Symptoms

When starting WLST various error messages of the following kind are shown:

*sys-package-mgr*: can't write cache file for '<path-to-jar>.jar'
*sys-package-mgr*: can't write index file


WLST hangs for some minutes and so start up takes a long time. WLST works normally after start up. 



Cause

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