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9.0.1 Upgrade Failing: Installer Can't Run Own JRE

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Status/Resolution/Reason: Closed/Withdrawn/

Reporter/Name(from Bugbase): Asher DensmoreLynn / Asher DensmoreLynn (AsherDL)

Created: 04/19/2013

Components: Installation/Config, Config

Versions: 9.0.1

Failure Type: Non Functioning

Found In Build/Fixed In Build: 9.0.1 /

Priority/Frequency: Normal / Very few users will encounter

Locale/System: English / Linux All

Vote Count: 0

Problem Description:

Of my three "identical" (same hardware, same packages, same configs) webservers, the 9.0.1 upgrade installed cleanly on two and failed on one. 64-bit Linux running CF 9.0.0, CF was stopped beforehand, space and permissions checked and OK.

Install Log:

root@host:~# wget
--2013-04-19 10:28:19--
Connecting to||:80... connected.
HTTP request sent, awaiting response... 200 OK
Length: 162107678 (155M) [application/octet-stream]
Saving to: `ColdFusion_update_901_WWEJ_linux64.bin'

100%[======================================>] 162,107,678 10.6M/s   in 15s

2013-04-19 10:28:39 (10.2 MB/s) - `ColdFusion_update_901_WWEJ_linux64.bin' saved

root@host:~# md5sum ColdFusion_update_901_WWEJ_linux64.bin
62bb64d2e5971b5f6d3cec8780b16f3f  ColdFusion_update_901_WWEJ_linux64.bin
root@host:~# chmod 755 ColdFusion_update_901_WWEJ_linux64.bin
root@host:~# ./ColdFusion_update_901_WWEJ_linux64.bin
Preparing to install...
Extracting the JRE from the installer archive...
Unpacking the JRE...
Extracting the installation resources from the installer archive...
Configuring the installer for this system's environment...

Launching installer...

exec: 2470: /tmp/install.dir.15343/Linux/resource/jre/bin/java: Permission denied

----------------------------- Additional Watson Details -----------------------------

Watson Bug ID:	3545761

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I've wiped the install directories, but I can try it again if there's a log you need that might point to what's gone wrong here.
Comment by External U.
15624 | April 19, 2013 10:50:01 AM GMT
@ AsherDL, can you try running the updater with superuser privileges using the sudo command.
Comment by Piyush K.
15625 | October 03, 2013 03:54:51 AM GMT
closing this as this is not reproducible. @AsherDL, you can reach out to for help on this.
Comment by Piyush K.
15626 | October 09, 2013 02:27:13 AM GMT