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Local Install of 6.3.x-TIV-ITM-GSK-8.0.50.88-IJ06566 patch fails on windows

Troubleshooting


Problem

When installing patch 6.3.x-TIV-ITM-GSK-8.0.50.88-IJ06566 on locally on windows, the install fails with this error:

Bad return code from backup_prov.bat: 1

 

Symptom

Unable to install the GSKit patch resulting...

Bad return code from backup_prov.bat: 1

Cause

Problem Resolving CANDLEHOME environment variable

Environment

Windows

Resolving The Problem

Steps to resolve install error:

Open windows command prompt, run

set CANDLEHOME=c:/IBM/ITM

echo %CANDLEHOME%

 

c:/IBM/ITM

 

After setting CANDLEHOME variable, cd to location of patch image

cd C:\ITMImages\6.3.x-TIV-ITM-GSK-8.0.50.88-IJ06566\6.3.x-TIV-ITM-GSK-8.0.50.88-IJ06566

run

itmpatch -h %CANDLEHOME% -i C:\ITMImages\6.3.x-TIV-ITM-GSK-8.0.50.88-IJ06566\6.3.x-TIV-ITM-GSK-8.0.50.88-IJ06566

Results should be

Command completed successfully.

Reference:

https://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg24044748

 

 

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Historical Number

TS001307771

Document Information

Modified date:
30 August 2018

UID

ibm10729879