BI Publisher Migration From 11g To 12c Fails With Error: Pre-action setup failed: Could not determine instance root: No instance directories exist on disk

(Doc ID 2301625.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 31, 2017

Applies to:

BI Publisher (formerly XML Publisher) - Version 11.1.1.7.x and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Getting the following error while migration 11g to 12c, running the command:

$JDK_HOME/bin/java -jar /tmp/bi-migration-tool.jar out /a02/app/orabi/middle/Oracle_BI1 $DOMAIN_HOME /tmp/test_export.jar

ERROR
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Pre-action setup failed: Could not determine instance root: No instance directories exist on disk

Cause

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