"ERROR: Failed to unjar the update_p6ws.jar file. Update failed." when installing Primavera P6 Web Services version 7.0 Service Pack 1 Hotfix 1

(Doc ID 1360229.1)

Last updated on JUNE 29, 2016

Applies to:

Primavera Web Services - Version: 7.0 SP1 HF1 to 7.0 SP1 HF1 - Release: 7.0 to 7.0
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

The following errors are displayed in the command prompt when executing the update_p6ws.cmd file to apply Primavera P6 Web Services version 7.0 Service Pack 1 Hotfix 1:

jar xf update_p6ws.jar
java.io.IOException: update_p6ws : could not create directory

ERROR: Failed to unjar the update_p6ws.jar file. Update failed.

Cause

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