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The installation of IBM Business Process Manager (BPM) from launchpad does not start on SUSE Linux 11

Troubleshooting


Problem

The installation of IBM Business Process Manager from the launchpad program does not start on SUSE Linux 11. The launchpad cannot be started from a directory path that contains spaces or special characters.

Symptom

Errors similar to the following ones might occur:

<user_name>:~/untitled folder> ./launchpad.sh
./launchpad.sh: line 64: /launchpad/SetArchitecture.sh: No such file or directory
./launchpad.sh: line 65: /launchpad/getOS.sh: No such file or directory
cp: cannot stat `/launchpad/callback.sh': No such file or directory
cp: cannot stat `/launchpad/changeDirectory.sh': No such file or directory
./launchpad.sh: line 111 /tmp/IBM_LaunchPad_301/launchpadExports: No such file or directory

Cause

Spaces or special characters in the directory path of the launchpad program are currently not supported.

Resolving The Problem

Extract the installation files to a directory that does not contain spaces or special characters.

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Product Synonym

BPM

Document Information

Modified date:
15 June 2018

UID

swg21637733