EGRC 8.6.6: Error 'This version cannot be installed on empty schema.Prerequisite version 8.6.6.1000 or 8.6.5.9182 has to be installed first.' During New Installation (Doc ID 2185806.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 03, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Application Access Controls Governor - Version 8.6.5 and later
Oracle Transaction Controls Governor - Version 8.6.5 and later
Oracle Enterprise Governance, Risk, and Compliance Manager - Version 8.6.5 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On : 8.6.6 version, Installation

When attempting to do new install of 8.6.6,
the following error occurs.

ERROR
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2016-09-07 16:03:38,219 ERROR [Thread-39] DBConfigManager:2616 This version cannot be installed on empty schema.Prerequisite version 8.6.6.1000 or 8.6.5.9182 has to be installed first.
2016-09-07 16:03:38,219 ERROR [Thread-39] DBConfigManager:296 *********************************************************
2016-09-07 16:03:38,219 ERROR [Thread-39] DBConfigManager:297 Version GRC-all-8.6.6.1305 can not be installed.
2016-09-07 16:03:38,219 ERROR [Thread-39] DBConfigManager:299 *********************************************************
2016-09-07 16:03:38,226 WARN [Thread-39] DBConfigManager:1913 Database is not initialized yet.
2016-09-07 16:03:38,228 ERROR [Thread-39] DBConfigService:404 Schema initialization failed with error:Patch cannot be installed as new install(Patch needs to be deployed on a previous Installed version).
2016-09-07 16:03:38,230 ERROR [Thread-39] GrcUpgradeService:204 Error in Upgrade: Schema initialization error for:ALL


STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Download GRC 8.6.6 AG using Patch
2. Deploy the application and monitor the log file.

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

Cause

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