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SWSE Config.bat Failing With "java.lang.StringIndexOutOfBoundsException: String index out of range: -1" (Doc ID 1968293.1)

Last updated on APRIL 30, 2018

Applies to:

Siebel Finance Sales - Version [23030] and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


On : [23030] version, Installation

In a new new SWSE installation, the SWSE configuration wizard is error out with some java exception immedately after invoking config.bat.

E:\sba811>E:\sba811\eappweb\config\\..\jdk\jre\bin\java -jar E:\sba811\eappweb\config\\..\config\configwizard.jar -mode swse -verbose
Exception in thread "main" java.lang.ExceptionInInitializerError
  at oracle.siebel.configurator.screen.Configurator.(
Caused by: java.lang.StringIndexOutOfBoundsException: String index out of range: -1
  at java.lang.String.substring(
  at oracle.siebel.configurator.utility.SiebelConfiguratorLogger.getLogFileName(
  at oracle.siebel.configurator.utility.SiebelConfiguratorLogger.initializeSiebelLogger(
  at oracle.siebel.configurator.utility.SiebelConfiguratorLogger.(

----------------------- on Win 2012 64-bit


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