ra0054623

Property antargs.default.users.administrator.password is not set, or empty

Discussion created by ra0054623 on Jul 12, 2017
Latest reply on Jul 14, 2017 by cf26721

I am trying to do a new install of Blackboard 9.1 on Windows Server 2012, but I have run into some issues with the installer complaining about:

  • Property antargs.default.users.administrator.password is not set, or empty

 

Reading the installer documentation (Preparing Installation Properties | Blackboard Help ) it only say "Password for user 'administrator'", not what administrator or what requirements there are on the actual password.

 

I have tried assigning a hash I found in the BB vagrant developer machine this way:

antargs.default.users.administrator.password={SSHA}HmacSHA512:SHA-512:3000:UmgbIpSf3Q8F37jNiZx0aq7Tg0e0YE8O+ZqpX1yxcWcnLgNt9ThwImZEOvmQQkqU+Ds2U6ejbVBxX7VombEefQ==:6UTNhnGaRfjsAUXXqGx/TIoy4PiR38TXngvZwBJr/wUQ2iqrYVHda/tS8VCH6Gjtp2oM8mlh/ymApGohCwLcYA==

And this way:

antargs.default.users.administrator.password.hash={SSHA}HmacSHA512:SHA-512:3000:UmgbIpSf3Q8F37jNiZx0aq7Tg0e0YE8O+ZqpX1yxcWcnLgNt9ThwImZEOvmQQkqU+Ds2U6ejbVBxX7VombEefQ==:6UTNhnGaRfjsAUXXqGx/TIoy4PiR38TXngvZwBJr/wUQ2iqrYVHda/tS8VCH6Gjtp2oM8mlh/ymApGohCwLcYA==

And just a plaintext complex password:

antargs.default.users.administrator.password=asdkoikds329329!2

 

But none of the ways seem to work, what values are valid for the password on a fresh install? And if it is a hash, how do I generate one without Blackboard already installed?

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