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E-DPK: Phase "Deploying PeopleTools Components" Failed During DPK Setup and DPK Log Shows "...Checking swap space: must be greater than 500 MB. Actual 0 MB Failed <<<<..." (Doc ID 2633245.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 15, 2023

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise PT PeopleTools - Version 8.53 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When running the DPK to setup a fulltier FCSM 9.2 demo environment on Oracle on PeopleTools 8.57 in the Linux environment using root, the phase "Deploying PeopleTools Components" failed and the following failure appears in the DPK log:

/psft/PS/db/oraInventory/oraInst.loc -executeSysPrereqs false -silent true -noconsole "
2020-01-21 07:30:52 +0000 Puppet (debug): Executing: 'su - psadm1 -c "/psft/PS/pt/jdk1.8.0_221/bin/java -jar /psft/PS/pt/wl20200121-21077-2tt2codir/pt-weblogic-copy.jar -javaHome /psft/PS/pt/jdk1.8.0_221 -targetOracleHomeLoc /psft/PS/pt/bea -targetOracleHomeName OraWL12213Home -invPtrLoc /psft/PS/db/oraInventory/oraInst.loc -executeSysPrereqs false -silent true -noconsole "'
2020-01-21 07:30:56 +0000 Puppet (debug): Weblogic install failed, cleaning up the partial install
2020-01-21 07:30:56 +0000 Puppet (err): Weblogic installation copying failed: Execution of 'su - psadm1 -c "/psft/PS/pt/jdk1.8.0_221/bin/java -jar /psft/PS/pt/wl20200121-21077-2tt2codir/pt-weblogic-copy.jar -javaHome /psft/PS/pt/jdk1.8.0_221 -targetOracleHomeLoc /psft/PS/pt/bea -targetOracleHomeName OraWL12213Home -invPtrLoc /psft/PS/db/oraInventory/oraInst.loc -executeSysPrereqs false -silent true -noconsole "' returned 1: Launcher log file is /tmp/OraInstall2020-01-21_07-30-55AM/launcher2020-01-21_07-30-55AM.log.
Ignoring option "-noconsole" (not applicable on UNIX systems).
Checking swap space: must be greater than 500 MB. Actual 0 MB Failed <<<<
Checking if this platform requires a 64-bit JVM. Actual 64 Passed (64-bit not required)

Some system prerequisite checks failed.
You must fulfill these requirements before continuing.
The log is located here: /tmp/OraInstall2020-01-21_07-30-55AM/launcher2020-01-21_07-30-55AM.log.

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Download the FSCM PUM 34 image
2. Setup the fulltier environment using the following documentation: PeopleSoft 9.2 Application Installation on Oracle (PeopleSoft PeopleTools 8.57 > Running the DPK Setup Script in Full-tier Mode on Linux:




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