ETLRepository.xml Errors Installing FTP 6.1 on Application Tier (Doc ID 1591170.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 19, 2015

Applies to:

Oracle Financial Services Funds Transfer Pricing - Version 6.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Oracle Financial Services Analytical Applications (OFSAA)

Symptoms

On Oracle Financial Services Funds Transfer Pricing (FTP) 6.1, when completing mult-tier installation, the App layer install for Oracle Financial Services Funds Transfer Pricing (FTP) 6.1 has several errors:

ERROR
[Wed 09/10/2013 11:46:23] [OFSFTP] [ INFO] - Appending ETLRepository.xml
[Wed 09/10/2013 11:46:23] [OFSFTP] [ INFO] - Appending to [Wed 09/10/2013 11:46:23] [OFSFTP] [ INFO] - ETLRepository.xml is backed up with the name
[Wed 09/10/2013 11:46:23] [OFSFTP] [ERROR] - Error while saving XML document by name :/OFSA/ofsa/ftp/ftpstg//etlapphome/ETLRepository_backup.xml
[Wed 09/10/2013 11:46:23] [OFSFTP] [ERROR] - =====Exception====
java.lang.Exception: Saving failed. Document object of given XML is null. User possibly does not have write permission here.
at com.ofss.fsgbu.installer.common.UtilityFunctions.saveDoc(UtilityFunctions.java:74)
at com.ofss.fsgbu.installer.install.ETLReposUpdation.appendETLrep(ETLReposUpdation.java:122)
at com.ofss.fsgbu.installer.install.ETLReposUpdation.install(ETLReposUpdation.java:97)
at com.zerog.ia.installer.actions.CustomAction.installSelf(DashoA10*..)
at com.zerog.ia.installer.InstallablePiece.install(DashoA10*..)
at com.zerog.ia.installer.InstallablePiece.install(DashoA10*..)
at com.zerog.ia.installer.GhostDirectory.install(DashoA10*..)
at com.zerog.ia.installer.InstallablePiece.install(DashoA10*..)
at com.zerog.ia.installer.Installer.install(DashoA10*..)
at com.zerog.ia.installer.LifeCycleManager.b(DashoA10*..)
at com.zerog.ia.installer.LifeCycleManager.a(DashoA10*..)
at com.zerog.ia.installer.Main.main(DashoA10*..)
at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke0(Native Method)
at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(NativeMethodAccessorImpl.java:39)
at sun.reflect.DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.java:25)
at java.lang.reflect.Method.invoke(Method.java:597)
at com.zerog.lax.LAX.launch(DashoA10*..)
at com.zerog.lax.LAX.main(DashoA10*..)
[Wed 09/10/2013 11:46:23] [OFSFTP] [ERROR] - =====Exception====
java.lang.Exception: Saving failed. Document object of given XML is null. User possibly does not have write permission here.
at com.ofss.fsgbu.installer.common.UtilityFunctions.saveDoc(UtilityFunctions.java:74)
at com.ofss.fsgbu.installer.install.ETLReposUpdation.appendETLrep(ETLReposUpdation.java:122)
at com.ofss.fsgbu.installer.install.ETLReposUpdation.install(ETLReposUpdation.java:97)
at com.zerog.ia.installer.actions.CustomAction.installSelf(DashoA10*..)
at com.zerog.ia.installer.InstallablePiece.install(DashoA10*..)
at com.zerog.ia.installer.InstallablePiece.install(DashoA10*..)
at com.zerog.ia.installer.GhostDirectory.install(DashoA10*..)
at com.zerog.ia.installer.InstallablePiece.install(DashoA10*..)
at com.zerog.ia.installer.Installer.install(DashoA10*..)
at com.zerog.ia.installer.LifeCycleManager.b(DashoA10*..)
at com.zerog.ia.installer.LifeCycleManager.a(DashoA10*..)
at com.zerog.ia.installer.Main.main(DashoA10*..)
at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke0(Native Method)
at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(NativeMethodAccessorImpl.java:39)
at sun.reflect.DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.java:25)
at java.lang.reflect.Method.invoke(Method.java:597)
at com.zerog.lax.LAX.launch(DashoA10*..)
at com.zerog.lax.LAX.main(DashoA10*..)
[Wed 09/10/2013 11:46:23] [OFSFTP] [ INFO] - Getting all [APPLICATION] nodes
[Wed 09/10/2013 11:46:23] [OFSFTP] [ INFO] - 1 APPLICATION found in
[Wed 09/10/2013 11:46:23] [OFSFTP] [ INFO] -
[Wed 09/10/2013 11:46:23] [OFSFTP] [ INFO] - for APPLICATION [ID: FTP_APP]
[Wed 09/10/2013 11:46:23] [OFSFTP] [ INFO] -
[Wed 09/10/2013 11:46:23] [OFSFTP] [ERROR] - Some exception occured
[Wed 09/10/2013 11:46:23] [OFSFTP] [ERROR] - java.lang.NullPointerException
[Wed 09/10/2013 11:46:23] [OFSFTP] [ INFO] - APPLICATION [ID: FTP_APP] does not exist. Will try to add

Step to reproduce
The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:

1. Run FTP 6.1 Installer for App tier

Cause

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