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E-DPK: PT 8.58.03 DPK FRESH Install Linux Fails During "Deploying Application Components" with "Puppet Error: Could not set 'present' on ensure: User xyz does not belong to group xyz" (Doc ID 2683968.1)

Last updated on JUNE 25, 2020

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise PT PeopleTools - Version 8.58 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When performing a FRESH Install on Linux using DPK, the phase "Deploying Application Components" failed and the dpk log shows the following issue:

ERROR
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1265:2020-06-17 15:39:49 -0400 Puppet Error: Could not set 'present' on ensure: User xyz does not belong to xyz psoft (file: /home/psoft/base_dir/dpk/puppet/production/modules/pt_setup/manifests/app_deployment.pp, line: 81)
1323:2020-06-17 15:39:49 -0400 Puppet Error: Could not set 'present' on ensure: User xyz does not belong to group xyz (file: /home/psoft/base_dir/dpk/puppet/production/modules/pt_setup/manifests/app_deployment.pp, line: 81)
1440:2020-06-17 15:39:49 -0400 Puppet Error: /Stage[main]/Pt_setup::App_deployment/Pt_deploy_apphome[psapphome]/ensure: change from 'absent' to 'present' failed: Could not set 'present' on ensure: User xyz does not belong to group xyz (file: /home/psoft/base_dir/dpk/puppet/production/modules/pt_setup/manifests/app_deployment.pp, line: 81)


The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Download the PT DPK for 8.58.03 and the App DPK from HCM PUM 34
2. As non-root run the following command to install: ./psft-dpk-setup.sh --env_type midtier --deploy_only --deploy_type app_and_tools_home --use_alternate_puppet_install



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