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Exception encountered while deploying theTeamEAR.ear file error message displays after installing an IBM ClearQuest web server package:

Technote (troubleshooting)


Attempts to install the IBM Rational ClearQuest Web feature on a system configured with IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS) V8.0 results in the error "Exception encountered while deploying application" while deploying the TeamEAR.ear file.


After the installing a ClearQuest web package, the following error message is displayed:

Exception encountered while deploying application 
C:/Program Files (x86)/IBM/RationalSDLC/clearquest/cqweb/lib/TeamEAR.ear"

Exception encountered while deploying application

You can ignore this error message. The product has been installed correctly and will work when it is started.

Resolving the problem

To prevent the warning message about the TeamEAR.ear file from being issued, apply the latest Fix Pack available for IBM WebSphere Application Server V8.0. before installing IBM Rational ClearQuest V8.0 or later.

Review the Update Deliverable Availability and Install section in the Update Strategy for WebSphere Application Server V8.0 technote for instructions.

Document information

More support for: Rational ClearQuest

Software version:,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,, 8.0.1,,,,,,,,,,,,,,, 9.0,,,,

Operating system(s): AIX, Linux, Solaris, Windows

Reference #: 1586780

Modified date: 15 March 2017

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