PEA 8.6.5.x: 'Java –jar grc-peainstallation-8.6.5.6-SNAPSHOT.jar -ebs -manual' Command Fails With 'Error: Could not find or load main class ???jar' While Installing PEA On EBS 12.1.3 (Doc ID 1961914.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Application Access Controls Governor - Version 8.6.5 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On : 8.6.5 version, Installation

In Oracle Application Access Controls Governor (AACG), models and controls define conflicts among duties that can be assigned in a company’s applications, and identify users who have access to those conflicting duties.
AACG can also implement “preventive analysis” — it can evaluate controls as duties are assigned to users of the company’s applications, preventing them from gaining risky access.

We are installing Preventive Enforce-ment Agent (PEA) on Oracle EBS instance and as part of this installation trying to execute below commands as per installation document --

Load Java
Complete the following steps:
1. Set the DB environment of APPS (the Oracle EBS database) and execute the installation program, specifying a “manual” argument:
Java –jar grc-peainstallation-8.6.5.6-SNAPSHOT.jar -ebs -manual


It is failing with below ERROR
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$ java –jar grc-peainstallation-8.6.5.6-SNAPSHOT.jar -ebs -manual
Error: Could not find or load main class ???jar


STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Try installing PEA component of GRC 8.6.5.6 on EBS.
2. Following step is failing:
Set the DB environment of APPS (the Oracle EBS database) and execute the installation program, specifying a “manual” argument:
Java –jar grc-peainstallation-8.6.5.6-SNAPSHOT.jar -ebs -manual

BUSINESS IMPACT
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The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, users cannot complete PEA install.

Cause

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