Cannot Start Primavera Gateway After Successful Install and Primavera Gateway Deployment State Shows Failed

(Doc ID 2307987.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 15, 2017

Applies to:

Primavera Gateway - Version 17.7 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When attempting to install Primavera Gateway the installation completes but the gateway deployment shows as failed, the following errors can be found in the WebLogic logs or when trying to start the gateway deployment in the WebLogic console.

java.sql.SQLRecoverableException: IO Error: Invalid connection string format, a valid format is: "host:port:sid"

"PolicyManagerValidator" failed to preload on startup in Web application: "/wsm-pm"

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Install Primavera Gateway
2. Try to login to Primavera Gateway but the login page cannot be accessed
3. Login to the WebLogic console and see that the gateway deployment is not started
4. Try to start the gateway deployment and the error "Invalid connection string format, a valid format is: "host:port:sid" occurs




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