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E-DPK: PeopleTools 8.56.07 on Linux Failed with "Puppet (err): Weblogic installation copying failed" When Using Exalogic ZFS Drive (Doc ID 2423577.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 22, 2018

Applies to:

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


On : 8.56 version, Change Assistant

When deploying PeopleTools DPK 8.56.07 on Linux Red Hat 6.5, the following failure occurred:


2018-06-14 13:43:29 -0400 Puppet (debug): Weblogic install failed, cleaning up the partial install
2018-06-14 13:43:29 -0400 Puppet (err): Weblogic installation copying failed: Execution of 'su - psadm1 -c "/<PEOPLESOFT BASE DIRECTORY>/pt/wl20180614-4960-jzqt2mdir/ -javaHome /<PEOPLESOFT BASE DIRECTORY>/pt/jdk1.8.0_144 -archiveLoc /<PEOPLESOFT BASE DIRECTORY>/pt/wl20180614-4960-jzqt2mdir/pt-weblogic-copy.jar -targetMWHomeLoc /<PEOPLESOFT BASE DIRECTORY>/pt/bea -targetOracleHomeName OraWL1213Home -invPtrLoc /<PEOPLESOFT BASE DIRECTORY>/db/oraInventory/oraInst.loc -executeSysPrereqs false -silent true -logDirLoc /tmp"' returned 255: Log File: "/tmp/CLONE2018-06-14_13-43-29_1721378295.log".
Error File: "/tmp/CLONE2018-06-14_13-43-29_1721378295.error".

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Download the DPK for PeopleTools 8.56.07

2. Follow the procedures to setup PeopleTools 8.56.07 on Linux using DPK.

3. Enter the PeopleSoft Base Directory <PEOPLESOFT BASE DIRECTORY>

4. When prompted, answer y (yes) when prompted: Do you want to continue with the default initialization process? [y|n]

The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, users cannot complete the PeopleTools Patch application


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