Tech Tip: BIConfig.bat command returning access is denied error

Document created by kluong Employee on Jun 26, 2015
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When running the post install patch command

BiConfig.bat -h "BOXI_host" -n "port" -u "boxi_administrator" -p "administrator_password" -f "samreports.xml"

 

You might get the following error

C:\Program Files (x86)\CA\SOI\Reports>biconfig.bat -h "vm95036" -n "6400" -u "Administrator" -p "mypassword" -f "samreports.xml"

The JAVA_HOME environment variable is not defined, using internal jre...

log4j:ERROR setFile(null,true) call failed.

java.io.FileNotFoundException: BIConfig.log (Access is denied)

        at java.io.FileOutputStream.open(Native Method)

        at java.io.FileOutputStream.<init>(FileOutputStream.java:212)

        at java.io.FileOutputStream.<init>(FileOutputStream.java:136)

        at org.apache.log4j.FileAppender.setFile(FileAppender.java:272)

        at org.apache.log4j.FileAppender.activateOptions(FileAppender.java:151)

        at org.apache.log4j.config.PropertySetter.activate(PropertySetter.java:247)

 

You need to open the command prompt using "Run as administrator" and run the command.

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