JasperReports Server - 6.4.3 upgrade hung 13%

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Article ID: 129169

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Products

CA Spectrum

Issue/Introduction

Installing or Upgrading to Jasper server 6.4.3, you may experience that the installation hangs at 13%. After stopping the installation and deleting the installation dir to start with a new fresh installation the setup continues to propose an upgrade.
The directory /opt/CA was deleted and also the machine was rebooted, but the installation log shows "Install type is upgrade"

The 2019-02-28 11:12:10 DEBUG ShowInstallProgress:92 - Destination directory path is /opt/CA/CA Business Intelligence 
2019-02-28 11:12:10 INFO ShowInstallProgress:95 - Install type is upgrade 
2019-02-28 11:12:10 INFO ShowInstallProgress:272 - Setting the details required for upgrade in ComponentInstallsBean 
2019-02-28 11:12:10 ERROR ShowInstallProgress:126 - Other than CABIException caught 
2019-02-28 11:12:10 ERROR CABIUtil:317 - java.lang.NullPointerException 
at com.ca.bicoe.cajasperserver.install.guiinstaller.customcode.ShowInstallProgress.createUpgradeBean(ShowInstallProgress.java:274) 
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Environment

 CA Business Intelligence Jaspersoft Server  6.4.3 on Linux

Resolution

Remove these files:

-rw-rw-r--. 1 root root 111 May 10 2017 .cabusinessintelligence 
drwxrwxr-x. 3 root root 4096 Feb 28 10:56 CA Business Intelligence 
drwxr-xr-x. 2 root root 4096 May 9 2017 .jasperserver 

from the ~/root directory and launch the installation again.