FTP Process Fails Immediately with No Log and Error on ofsextsms (Doc ID 2011530.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 20, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Financial Services Funds Transfer Pricing - Version 6.1.0.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Oracle Financial Services Analytical Applications (OFSAA)

Symptoms

In Oracle Financial Services Funds Transfer Pricing (FTP) 6.1.0.3 or 6.1.1.1, when you run any FTP process, the process fails immediately.  No log file is created in $FIC_DB_HOME/log/FusionApps.  Additionally, other processes like Allocations and Cash Flow Edit processes run without error.

When you either check the nohup.out created when running the agentstartup.sh from $FIC_DB_HOME/bin or run the FTP process directly on the server (per <Document 1537000.1>), the following error exists:

sh: /app/ofsaa/ficdb/bin/ofsextsms: Permission denied
Unable to get database details from ofsextsms, so exiting
Get_File_Index : No such file or directory


The error appears to cause the FTP process to fail.

Cause

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