Error: null data near '<prompt-value>'. The xml does not comply to the expected grammar

Document ID : KB000111540
Last Modified Date : 20/08/2018
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Issue:
After applying the "Spectrum_10.02.03.BMP_10.2.301 patch, the following error is continuously displayed in Spectrum Control Panel and logged in VNM.OUT file:

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Aug 07 16:56:38 ERROR TRACE at SearchUtil.cc(366): Error: null data near '<prompt-value>'.  The xml does not comply to the expected grammar

Aug 07 16:56:38 ERROR TRACE at SearchParser.cc(173): 
Parsing Failed near line 5, Error Message is:
"Error: null data near '<prompt-value>'.  The xml does not comply to the expected grammar"

Aug 07 16:56:38 ERROR TRACE at SearchParser.cc(181): XML was:
<search-criteria>
  <filtered-models>
    <equals>
      <attribute id="0x12e52">
        <prompt-value />
      </attribute>
    </equals>
  </filtered-models>
</search-criteria>
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When looking at the patch install log file, you can see some errors regarding to file copying.
Environment:
Spectrum 10.2.3
Cause:
There was a failure applying the patch.
Resolution:
In a bash shell (bash -login) window, uninstall and reinstall the patch.