Unable To Upgrade OPA Due to Redeploy Script Error: Specified Output Directory Must be a Directory than can be Written to (Doc ID 2103677.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 04, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Policy Automation - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


On :, Oracle Policy Automation

Unable to successfully run the redeploy script required for OPA upgrade per OPA_System_Administration_Guide.pdf > Upgrade Policy Automation Private Cloud >Redeploy Policy Automation Web Applications

Specified output directory '/u10/opa/opa/bin/../deploy/opadev' must be a directory than can be written to

We are trying to upgrade our OPA version and as per the instructions but the redeploy script is throwing an error.


Customer specified the following command-line syntax to execute the redeploy script:

./redeploy.sh -name=opadev -dbconn=omssldb06.omers.com:1521 -dbuser=opadev -wldomain=/u01/app/oracle/Middleware/user_projects/domains/opadev -wlstdir=/u01/app/oracle/Middleware/wlserver/common/bin -wladmin=AdminServer -wladminurl=https://omsslopa04.omers.com:7006 <<EOF


Upgrading from to OPA

1. Version of OPA - Oracle Policy Automation (OPA) V.12.1.1
2. Version of WebLogic - Weblogic 12C (
3. Database type and version - Oracle Database 12c Release 1 (
4. OS - RHEL Linux x86-64

The issue has the following business impact:

Due to this issue, customer cannot upgrade OPA Version from to OPA


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