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E-DPK: Puppet (err): Parameter os_user failed on Pt_webserver_domain[peoplesoft]: Only root can execute commands as other users (file: /opt/app/dev/software/dpk/puppet/production/modules/pt_profile/manifests/pt_pia.pp, line: 107) (Doc ID 2632307.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 27, 2020

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise PT PeopleTools - Version 8.57 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms


When attempting to install PeopleTools 8.57 using customizations for a Single Existing User, Single Existing Group installation as a non-Root user, the following error occurs in the Puppet Apply log:

Puppet (err): Parameter os_user failed on Pt_webserver_domain[peoplesoft]: Only root can execute commands as other users (file: /opt/app/dev/software/dpk/puppet/production/modules/pt_profile/manifests/pt_pia.pp, line: 107)


The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:

  1. Run the setup script.
  2. Create and place the psft_customizations.yaml file.
  3. Run the Puppet Apply command.
  4. Error occurs.


Changes

 

Cause

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