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E-WL: Smart Update (BSU) Fails to Install WebLogic 10.3.x Patches when Using Command-Line Interface: Error "java.lang.IllegalArgumentException: You must supply a valid version string" (Doc ID 1501773.1)

Last updated on JUNE 12, 2020

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise PT PeopleTools - Version 8.50 to 8.53 [Release 8.4]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When installing a WebLogic patch, via the Smart Update Command-Line Interface, it fails with error "java.lang.IllegalArgumentException: You must supply a valid version string"

Below is an example of the command used to install the patch, followed by the error that is issued:




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