Tomcat start action fails at time of deployment

Document ID : KB000102326
Last Modified Date : 18/06/2018
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Issue:
Tomcat - start action pack fails 

Starting Action Tomcat - Start process(P56.F1000.E1004.E1013.E1005) 
Action Type: Tomcat - Start 
Pause on Fail: true 

Input fields: 
Tomcat Installed as a Service = true 
Tomcat Service Name = tomcat9 
CATALINA Home Directory = C:\apache-tomcat-9.0.7\bin 
Tomcat Startup Path (Unix) = /etc/init.d 
(Optional) Environment Variables = null 

Error message: 
- Ending Action Tomcat - Start process(P56.F1000.E1004.E1013.E1005) 
Action Type: Tomcat - Start 
Action State: false 
Action Description: Unexpected error occurred: java.lang.Exception: java.net.MalformedURLException: unknown protocol: null 
Action Status: FAILED_PAUSED 

Environment:
CA RELEASE AUTOMATION 6.X
Cause:
Tomcat PATH sting incorrect on target agent
Resolution:
To verify the Tomcat startup script.
Verify on target agent where you have Tomcat installed.
Navigate to the directory that has the Tomcat startup script.
For example
cd /apache-tomcat-/bin If possible, edit path variable and append the PATH string to set PATH: .;%CATALINA_HOME%\bin; on target agent
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