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Support Article deploy HFIX issue



Hotfix installation failed when was used to deploy the hotfix with the argument given below.
sh $PEGA_UTILS/ manageHotfixes --dbURL $db_url --dbUser $db_user --dbPassword $db_pwd --archivePath $2 --hfixAction install

ERROR MESSAGES One of the utility mode arguments -I, -D, or -S must be specified
[java] From: (unknown)
[java] at com.pega.pegarules.updatemanager.external.HotfixUtility.main(

Steps to Reproduce

Run with the command given below.
sh $PEGA_UTILS/ manageHotfixes --dbURL $db_url --dbUser $db_user --dbPassword $db_pwd --archivePath $2 --hfixAction install

Root Cause

A software user or operation error:
arachivePath argument was mapped to the DL path, and hotfix.DLPath property in was left empty.


Update DL path in hotfix.DLPath property in file, and re-run the utility with command line arguments given below.
sh $PEGA_UTILS/ manageHotfixes --dbURL $db_url --dbUser $db_user --dbPassword $db_pwd $2 --hfixAction install

Published February 26, 2016 - Updated October 8, 2020

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