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Script adformsctl.sh Fails to Start Forms Server on a Cloned EBS Instance: txkChkFormsDeployment.pl 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***

Symptoms

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/adformsctl.sh start

script returned:
****************************************************
You are running adformsctl.sh version 120.12.12000000.6

Starting OPMN managed FORMS OC4J instance ...
Calling txkChkFormsDeployment.pl 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 txkChkFormsDeployment.pl
$INST_TOP/logs/appl/admin/log/adformsctl.txt

adformsctl.sh: exiting with status 1

.end std out.
*******FATAL ERROR*******
PROGRAM : ($APPL_TOP/bin/txkrun.pl)
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

...

Changes

 Cloned an E-Business Suite instance

Cause

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