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Issue while upgrading PRPC from 7.2 to 7.2.1



User is facing an error while upgrading from Pega 7.2 to Pega 7.2.1.

Error Messages

/opt/pega/patch/scripts/setupDatabase.xml:391: The following error occurred while executing this line:
/opt/pega/patch/scripts/setupDatabase.xml:1533: condition doesn't support the nested "compareversions" element.

Steps to Reproduce

Execute the script with incorrect parameter values in

Root Cause

Issue in URL pattern for connecting to the database. The parameter values were incorrect.


1) Mapping of correct parameter values in

JDBC driver JAR file - sqldbc.jar
Database driver class -
Database vendor type - mssql
JDBC URL - url = "jdbc:sqlserver://host:port;databaseName=dbName;selectMethod=cursor;sendStringParametersAsUnicode=false"

2) Upgrading using UI tool as well "Using the Installation and Upgrade Assistant to upgrade the migrated rules schema" by selecting update.existing.applications, update.applications.schema, rebuilding indexes.

Published August 9, 2016 - Updated August 18, 2016

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