E-CA: ERROR Main EMF_CATEGORY - DOM002 Illegal Character

(Doc ID 1578478.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 21, 2017

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise PT PeopleTools - Version 8.53 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Currency Checked August 2017***

Goal

 How to address the error in Change Assistant (CA):

ERROR main EMF_CATEGORY - DOM002 Illegal character
org.w3c.dom.DOMException: DOM002 Illegal character
at org.apache.xerces.dom.DocumentImpl.createAttribute(DocumentImpl.java:466)
at org.apache.xerces.dom.ElementImpl.setAttribute(ElementImpl.java:449)
at com.peoplesoft.pt.environmentmanagement.ccr.AppServerOutput.discoverConfig(AppServerOutput.java:278)
at com.peoplesoft.pt.environmentmanagement.ccr.ProcessSchedOutput.discoverConfig(ProcessSchedOutput.java:99)
at com.peoplesoft.pt.environmentmanagement.ccr.LiveLink.discoverMbean(LiveLink.java:180)
at com.peoplesoft.pt.environmentmanagement.agent.Agent.instantiateBeans(Agent.java:324)
at com.peoplesoft.pt.environmentmanagement.agent.Agent.instantiateBeans(Agent.java:293)
at com.peoplesoft.pt.environmentmanagement.agent.Agent.<init>(Agent.java:149)
at com.peoplesoft.pt.environmentmanagement.agent.Agent.main(Agent.java:2000)
Sending pulse from 'com.peoplesoft.emf.peer:id=1'

Solution

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