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1947115 - Java startup issue on step runBootStrap in SWPM


  • During an Installation or System Copy procedure using Software Provisioning Manager (SWPM), in step runBootstrap, the installer fails with the following error:
WARNING    <timestamp> 
Execution of the command "\usr\sap\<SID>\<instance>\exe\jstart pf=<sap mount directory>\<SID>\SYS\profile\<profile file> -file=\usr\sap\<SID>\<instance>\exe\ -nodename=bootstrap -launch" finished with return code 1. Output:
TRACE      <timestamp> 
NWException thrown: nw.processError:
Process call \usr\sap\<SID>\<instance>\exe\jstart pf=<sap mount directory>\<SID>\SYS\profile\<profile file> -file=\usr\sap\<SID>\<instance>\exe\ -nodename=bootstrap -launch' exits with error code 1. For details see log file(s) jstart_bootstrap_<instance>.log.

ERROR      <timestamp> [sixxcstepexecute.cpp:901]
FCO-00011  The step runBootstrap with step key |NW_Java_OneHost|ind|ind|ind|ind|0|0|NW_Onehost_System|ind|ind|ind|ind|onehost|0|NW_CI_Instance|ind|ind|ind|ind|ci|0|NW_CI_Instance_Configure_Java|ind|ind|ind|ind|javaconfig|0|runBootstrap was executed with status ERROR



  • SAP system based on SAP NetWeaver;
  • Software Provisioning Manager tool (SWPM);
  • Operating System Independent;
  • Database Independent.


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Java, JCE, Cryptography, File, Extension, Jurisdiction, Policy, Installation, Installer, Install, System Copy, Migration, Migrating, Migrate, Copying, OS/DB, OS, DB, SWPM, Software Provisioning Manager, SAPinst, Media, Bootstrap, runBootstrap, jstart, SAPJVM, JVM , KBA , BC-INS-JCI , Java component inst. / jload jmigmon, jsizecheck , BC-JAS-COR , Enterprise Runtime, Core J2EE Framework , BC-INS-MIG , OS/DB Migrations with SWPM and DB refresh , BC-INS-NT , SAP Netweaver based Solutions on Windows , BC-JAS-SF , Startup Framework , BC-INS-UNX , Installation Unix , Problem

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