Python error when configuring Web components on SLES12SP2

  • 7018310
  • 22-Nov-2016
  • 12-Dec-2016


Novell GroupWise 2014


When configuring the web components of GroupWise 2014 R2 on a SLES12SP2 server, a python error is returned.

                                     File "", line 4, in <module>
                     File "/mnt/gwbuild/builds/gw/14.2.1HP2/14.2.1HP2-125429-48_multi/linux/gwinst_legacy/", line 358, in __init__
                                                          textinst.start(nolicense, selectlang, self.cluster, cfgOnly)
                                 File "/mnt/gwbuild/builds/gw/14.2.1HP2/14.2.1HP2-125429-48_multi/linux/gwinst_legacy/", line 107, in start
   File "/mnt/gwbuild/builds/gw/14.2.1HP2/14.2.1HP2-125429-48_multi/linux/gwinst_legacy/", line 205, in webappconfig
                                            (apache, tomcat) = GetDefaultWebserverPaths()
    File "/mnt/gwbuild/builds/gw/14.2.1HP2/14.2.1HP2-125429-48_multi/linux/gwinst_legacy/", line 1851, in GetDefaultWebserverPaths
                                                       tomcat = os.path.join(tomcatbase, 'webapps')
              File "/usr/lib64/python2.7/", line 77, in join
                                                                            elif path == '' or path.endswith('/'):
                           AttributeError: 'NoneType' object has no attribute 'endswith'


The fix for this issue is in the GroupWise 2014 R2 SP1 HP2 build located here for Linux and Windows