Tomcat start action fails at time of deployment

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Article ID: 102326

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Products

CA Release Automation - Release Operations Center (Nolio) CA Release Automation - DataManagement Server (Nolio)

Issue/Introduction

Tomcat - start action pack fails 

Starting Action Tomcat - Start process(P56.F1000.E1004.E1013.E1005) 
Action Type: Tomcat - Start 
Pause on Fail: true 

Input fields: 
Tomcat Installed as a Service = true 
Tomcat Service Name = tomcat9 
CATALINA Home Directory = C:\apache-tomcat-9.0.7\bin 
Tomcat Startup Path (Unix) = /etc/init.d 
(Optional) Environment Variables = null 

Error message: 
- Ending Action Tomcat - Start process(P56.F1000.E1004.E1013.E1005) 
Action Type: Tomcat - Start 
Action State: false 
Action Description: Unexpected error occurred: java.lang.Exception: java.net.MalformedURLException: unknown protocol: null 
Action Status: FAILED_PAUSED 

Cause

Tomcat PATH sting incorrect on target agent

Environment

CA RELEASE AUTOMATION 6.X

Resolution

To verify the Tomcat startup script.
Verify on target agent where you have Tomcat installed.
Navigate to the directory that has the Tomcat startup script.
For example
cd /apache-tomcat-/bin If possible, edit path variable and append the PATH string to set PATH: .;%CATALINA_HOME%\bin; on target agent

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