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E-DPK: PeopleTools Client DPK PTCDPK-50008: odcdeploy:Oracle client cloning failed (Doc ID 2104641.1)

Last updated on APRIL 26, 2018

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise PT PeopleTools - Version 8.55 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


On : 8.54 version, PeopleSoft Update Manager

When attempting to install the Peopletools client using DPK, the following error occurs:

2016-02-05T12:18:43Central Standard Time INFO :
ToolsClient DPK deployment Started ...

2016-02-05T12:18:43Central Standard Time INFO : ***************** Starting the prompt *********************
2016-02-05T12:19:27Central Standard Time INFO : TargetToolsClientDeployment = "YES"
2016-02-05T12:19:27Central Standard Time INFO : srctnsalias = "
2016-02-05T12:19:27Central Standard Time INFO : Validating oracle db server/client based on Tools Version

2016-02-05T12:19:29Central Standard Time INFO : No Oracle Home can be identified. Prepare to install new Oracle 12c DB client.
2016-02-05T12:19:29Central Standard Time INFO : Validating Oracle DB Client DPK
2016-02-05T12:19:29Central Standard Time INFO : Oracle Client DPK for :8.54 exists
2016-02-05T12:19:29Central Standard Time INFO :
Deploying oracle db client based on Tools Version

2016-02-05T12:21:47Central Standard Time ERROR : PTCDPK-50008: odcdeploy:Oracle client cloning failed

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Install Peopletools client using DPK
2. Get Error

The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, users cannot proceed with creating change package


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