BIP 11.1.1.9 Installation Hangs On Windows 2012 R2 (Doc ID 2051904.1)

Last updated on MARCH 24, 2017

Applies to:

BI Publisher (formerly XML Publisher) - Version 11.1.1.9.0 to 11.1.1.9.0 [Release 11.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

BI Publisher (BIP) 11.1.1.9 installation hangs on Windows 2012 R2 with the following in the install output file:

updateBIPConfigFiles: OSError: (0, 'Failed to execute command ([\'sh\', \'-c\', \'java -classpath C:\\\\biptest\\\\Oracle_BI1/clients/bipublisher/xdo-server.jar oracle.xdo.install.UpdateConfigFiles 7001 0 0 jdbc/mds/owsm C:\\\\biptest\\\\user_projects\\\\domains\\\\bifoundation_domain\']): java.io.IOException: Cannot run program "sh": CreateProcess error=2, The system cannot find the file specified')

This can be reproduced with the following steps:
1. Attempt to Install BIP 11.1.1.9.
2. The install hangs.

Cause

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