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Script Fails to Start Forms Server on a Cloned EBS Instance: Fails when Validating FORMSAPP.EAR (Doc ID 1138306.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 08, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Applications Manager - Version 12.0.6 and later
Oracle Applications DBA - Version 12.0.6 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 08-FEB-2018***


After a successful clone of an E-Busines Suite instance, attempting to start the Forms Server on the application tier fails as follows:

$INST_TOP/admin/scripts/ start

script returned:
You are running version 120.12.12000000.6

Starting OPMN managed FORMS OC4J instance ...
Calling to check whether latest FORMSAPP.EAR is deployed...
ERROR processing <arg> txkrgf : Argument value cannot be an empty string
Error while executing the perl script
$INST_TOP/logs/appl/admin/log/adformsctl.txt exiting with status 1

.end std out.
*******FATAL ERROR*******
TIME : Fri Jun 18 08:01:23 2010
FUNCTION: TXK::Common::doError [ Level 1 ]
ERRORMSG: ERROR processing <arg> txkrgf : Argument value cannot be an empty string



 Cloned an E-Business Suite instance


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