Upgrade to 7.2.1 fails with NullPointerException
SummaryUpgrading PRPC system from 7.1.6 to 7.2.1 fails.
at java.lang.J9VMInternals.initializeImpl(Native Method)
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Steps to ReproduceRun ./upgrade.sh command on command line to upgrade rules schema
A defect or configuration issue in the operating environment. From the log files see that you are using the db2jcc.jar which is a JDBC 3.0 compatible driver. Per the platform support guide you need to be using db2jcc4.jar which is a JDBC 4.0 compatible driver.
ResolutionMake the following change to the operating environment:
In the setupDatabase.properties file update the pega.jdbc.driver.jar property to use the db2jcc4.jar JDBC driver jar and resume the upgrade.
Published October 26, 2016