Error: " $P6HomeDirectory/Orig####.xml (No such file or directory)" Attempting To Import An XML File Within P6 (Web) Configured In A Clustered Application Server Environment (Doc ID 2052573.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 08, 2015

Applies to:

Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When attempting to import xml files from P6 (web) using both admin superuser and non-admin superuser accounts, the project import process can randomly fail with the following error:

com.primavera.integration.client.xml.xmlimporter.reader.ImportReaderException: $P6HomeDirectory/importFiles/Orig###.xml (No such file or directory)
... $P6HomeDirectory/importFiles/Orig###.xml (No such file or directory)

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

  1. Login to P6.
  2. Select the Project link to load the EPS page.
  3. Select Actions dropdown, Import/Export, XML Project Import/Export
  4. Complete the required fields for importing the XML file.
  5. On the Status tab, refresh the page until the job status shows failed.
  6. View the log file to denote the error above.


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