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E-PUM: Windows Native OS Install Error: Puppet (err): Failed to create PIA domain peoplesoft: Creation of PIA domain peoplesoft failed (Doc ID 2295618.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 25, 2018

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise PT PeopleTools - Version 8.56 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


On : 8.56 version, Updates and Fixes, PUM environment

When attempting to install PUM on Windows Native host,
the following error occurs.


Setting up PeopleSoft PIA Domain:                                     [FAILED]

The initialization of PeopleSoft environment setup failed. Check the
log file [C:\PUM\image23\setup\psft_dpk_setup.log] for the errors,
After correcting the errors, run the following commands to continue
with the setup of PeopleSoft environment.

1. cd D:\PUM\image23\dpk\puppet\production\mainfests
2. puppet apply --confdir=D:\PUM\image23\dpk\puppet site.pp --debug --trace

Exiting the PeopleSoft environment setup process.

Taking a look at the log file from above we see:

2017-08-03 12:53:37 -0400 Puppet (debug): Executing command: D:/PUM/image23/pt/ps_home8.56.01/setup/PsMpPIAInstall/setup.bat -i silent -DRES_FILE_PATH=C:/Users/tuxadm~1/AppData/Local/Temp/1/wl-create-domain.rsp
2017-08-03 12:53:37 -0400 Puppet (debug): Started thread PID: 3568
2017-08-03 12:53:37 -0400 Puppet (debug): Waiting for the thread PID: 3568 to finish
2017-08-03 12:53:37 -0400 Puppet (debug): Command status: pid 3568 exit 0
2017-08-03 12:53:37 -0400 Puppet (debug): Command executed successfully
2017-08-03 12:53:37 -0400 Puppet (err): Failed to create PIA domain peoplesoft: Creation of PIA domain peoplesoft failed

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Install PUM


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