Error: "Failed Deploying Updated Components: Deployment Failed." While Applying P6 EPPM Patch Set Using the Patching Utility

(Doc ID 2180180.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 16, 2016

Applies to:

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


When attempting to apply patch set for P6 EPPM using the Patching Utility the following error occurs:

Failed deploying updated components: Deployment Failed.
Please check the logs. Failed rolling back deployments to earlier version: Undeploy Failed.
Please check the logs(Rollback).

In the install log file the following error message is observed:
Deployment Message : weblogic.application.ModuleException: [HTTP:101216]Servlet: "APIAPPSServlet" failed to preload on startup in Web application: "PrimaveraAPI.war".[[
org.springframework.beans.factory.BeanCreationException: Error creating bean with name 'threadPool' defined in class path resource [com/primavera/bre/integration/intgconf.xml]: Invocation of init method failed; nested exception is java.lang.OutOfMemoryError: unable to create new native thread

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

  1. Extract the compressed file (zip) for the patch set.
  2. Browse to $patch_media_home/P6EPPM-15150/PatchUtility/$Operating_System/install
  3. Launch runInstaller.cmd/.sh
  4. On the "welcome" screen, click next.
  5. Select the P6 Home and the Patch Source and click Next;
  6. Provide the Weblogic connection details and click next;
  7. Notice the above behavior.


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