I have updated a Confluence installation to 7.3.1 (Server 2016 x64 Datacenter). But after running the Upgrade Wizard, I always end up with the following error that has been discussed 1.000 times before:
"BootstrapException: Unable to bootstrap application: Couldn't save confluence.cfg.xml to D:\Confluence\Confluence Home directory."
Confluence is installed in d:\Confluence\Confluence
Confluence Home Folder ist d:\Confluence\Confluence Home (it contains a space, maybe that's the issue)
The file confluence-init.properties looks like this: confluence.home = D:/Confluence/Confluence Home
The thing is that I checked everything 3 times now:
What else can I do?
Please, our whole Knowledge base is down and I am desperate an totally out of ideas what else could be the issue.
Might it be the space in the Home path?
Can anyone help please?
I realized that with every run of the installation routine, the services had been re-registered to the wrong user accounts, even though I had fixed it.
Once I saw that, I let the setup have it's run, changed the users manually and started the update wizard then, with services running unter the confluence user account.
Hope that helps.
Tx for the tip.
I deleted the Atlassian service (service.bat remove) and reinstalled the service. (service.bat install)
After this action the service runs under the NETWORK SERVICE account.
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