E-WL: WebLogic Install Failed With Error 'can't write envVars.properties file' (Doc ID 2287396.1)

Last updated on JULY 18, 2017

Applies to:

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

Symptoms

Customer when trying to install the WebLogic via GUI on step # 7 "saving the inventory" get the following error:

installation Failed.

installation failed java.lang.NullPointerException

installation failed java.lang.NullPointerException

Upon review the install log. The following errors are encountered:

Errors in install log
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] Config Initialize JRE files in Scratch :0
[2017-04-20T07:19:50.320-05:00] [sysman] [NOTIFICATION] [] [oracle.sysman.oii.oiic.OiicConfigInitializeWCCE] [host: MSD111] [nwaddr: 10.0.29.111] [tid: 64] [userId: rama_kilaru] [ecid: 0000LiBJHVB2ZN05zzWByW1OyAQQ000007,0] can't write envVars.properties file
[2017-04-20T07:19:50.320-05:00] [sysman] [NOTIFICATION] [] [oracle.sysman.oii.oiic.OiicAPIInstaller] [host: MSD111] [nwaddr: 10.0.29.111] [tid: 55] [userId: rama_kilaru] [ecid: 0000LiBJG5e2ZN05zzWByW1OyAQQ000005,0] java.lang.NullPointerException

Cause

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