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E-PUM: Copy To File Fails With Error: Could Not Open Project File (Doc ID 2409220.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 26, 2019

Applies to:

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


On : 8.55 version, Change Assistant

While applying fixes using CA, got to the step:
Applying Required Fix for ADS Compare and Copy 5a
Reference 2300274.1

This directs you to apply Pivot Grid Definitions
In order to do that, follow Doc ID 2297897.1

If is in step 9 of that document where this is failing:
4. On the most current image you need to insert all impacted Pivot Grids into a Data Migration Project. Navigate to PeopleTools, Lifecycle Tools, Data Migration Workbench.
5. Select Add a New Value.
6. Enter the Project Name and Description.
7. Insert all impacted Pivot Grid instances in the project by choosing PIVOTGRID_DEFINTION as the Data Set Name.
8. Select Copy to File.
9. Select Run.

DMW Copy to File fails on PUM Image running on VirtualBox

PeopleTools 8.56.06 - Application Engine Server
PSAESRV started service request at ...
Begin Application Engine Process
Copy project to file repository/area/project: MYADSPROJECTS/sf_ADS/PIVOT_GRID_ADS_PROJECT (257,400)
Error: Could not open project file /media/sf_ADS/PIVOT_GRID_ADS_PROJECT.xml (257,141)
Copy To File failed (257,109)
End Application Engine process (257,402)
Application Engine program PTADSAEPRCS ended normally
PSAESRV completed service request at ...

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Follow steps in Doc ID 2297897.1
2.Observe error in step 9


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