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Pega 7 failed to start after install - NameNotFoundException



Pega 7.1.5 failed to start after installation.
Environment: Websphere Application Server (WAS) 8.1.5 + DB2 UDB (10.x)

Error Messages

2014-10-06 15:57:06,438 [ ucmgapp1] [ STANDARD] [ ] [ ] ( pegarules.resadap.RAClient) ERROR - Caught exception while executing Interaction Function, javax.resource.ResourceException: Failed to execute asynchronous task: java.lang.Exception: JNDI API lookup failed for factory: javax.naming.NameNotFoundException: Name comp/env/jms not found in context "java:"., javax.naming.NameNotFoundException: Name comp/env/jms not found in context "java:".

Steps to Reproduce

Install Pega 7.1.5 on WAS

Root Cause

The WorkManager JNDI is configured as "
PRPCWorkManager" instead of "wm/PegaWorkManager".


This issue is resolved through the following local change: Change the WorkManager JNDI name to "
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Published January 31, 2016 - Updated October 8, 2020

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