E-INST: PT 8.56 Installation Fails on Solaris During "Launching installer..."

(Doc ID 2313635.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 03, 2017

Applies to:

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

Symptoms

ENVIRONMENT
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PT 8.56


ACTUAL BEHAVIOR
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When attempting to install PeopleTools 8.56 on Oracle Solaris 11.3 using the following command: ./setup.sh -LAX_VM /app/psoft/psapps/java/jdk1.8.0_144/bin/java -DDEBUG=console -i console the installer is stuck at "Lunching installer..."


EXPECTED BEHAVIOR
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When attempting to install PeopleTools 8.56 on Oracle Solaris 11.3 using the following command: ./setup.sh -LAX_VM /app/psoft/psapps/java/jdk1.8.0_144/bin/java -DDEBUG=console -i console the installer shoud go further


STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Run ./setup.sh -LAX_VM /app/psoft/psapps/java/jdk1.8.0_144/bin/java -DDEBUG=console -i console


BUSINESS IMPACT
=================
The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, users cannot install PT 8.56 on Oracle Solaris 11.3

Cause

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