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E-DPK: DPK Deployment on Linux Fails with Error "Installation of Puppet Software Failed, GEM executable not found" (Doc ID 2794061.1)

Last updated on APRIL 25, 2023

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise PT PeopleTools - Version 8.58 and later
Generic Linux


When attempting to deploy a DPK, the following step fails :

Execution -
./ --env_type midtier --deploy_only

Step Failure -
Verifying if Puppet Software is installed:                           [FAILED]

Installation of Puppet Software Failed, GEM executable not found

Exiting the PeopleSoft environment setup process.

The following error can be seen in the psft_dpk_setup.log file :

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Download PeopleTools DPK's into DPK_INSTALL directory and unzip the first zip to this DPK_INSTALL directory
2. Execute the PeopleSoft PeopleTools Deployment
3. See the above error





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