E-INST: Java.lang.IllegalArgumentException: Malformed \uxxxx Encoding (Doc ID 2244244.1)

Last updated on MARCH 20, 2017

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise PT PeopleTools - Version 8.53 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On Solaris,

While installing PeopleTools or Peopletools Patch, below error occurs

ERROR
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"An internal launchAnywhere application error has occurred and this Application cannot proceed (LAX)
Stack Trace:
java.lang.IllegalArgumentException: Malformed \uxxxx encoding


Replication Steps:
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1. Execute the installation script

 $./setup.sh
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Launching installer . . .


Cause

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