I have a NW6.5 SP1 server running BM37SP2, I am currently tring to upgrade
BM to version 3.8 however, right at the start of the install I get the
following error - A fatal error has occurred. This program will terminate.
You may check sys:\ni\data\ni.log for more details after you dismiss this
dialog. null

Below is the contents of ni.log
*** Open log 04/08/2004 10:18:43 BST ***

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util.CopyEngine
Informational: CopyEngine.copy:file sp.db not found.
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Fatal errors 0
Recoverable errors 0
Unknown errors 0
Warnings 0
Informational messages 1
Total logged messages 1
*** Close log 04/08/2004 10:18:39 BST ***

*** LOG END MARKER, DO NOT REMOVE ***
db.
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Driver
Informational: getRootNode
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Driver
Informational: getRootProductNode
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Driver
Informational: getRootNode
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Driver
Informational: Found file file:/sys:\ni\update\license\en/bmlic.txt.
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Driver
Informational: Found file file:/sys:\ni\update\license\es/bmlic.txt.
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Driver
Informational: Found file file:/sys:\ni\update\license\de/bmlic.txt.
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Driver
Informational: Found file file:/sys:\ni\update\license\fr/bmlic.txt.
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Driver
Informational: Found file file:/sys:\ni\update\license\it/bmlic.txt.
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Driver
Informational: Found file file:/sys:\ni\update\license\ja/bmlic.txt.
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Driver
Informational: Found file file:/sys:\ni\update\license\pt/bmlic.txt.
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Driver
Informational: Found file file:/sys:\ni\update\license\pl/bmlic.txt.
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Driver
Informational: Found file file:/sys:\ni\update\license\cz/bmlic.txt.
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Driver
Informational: Found file file:/sys:\ni\update\license\nl/bmlic.txt.
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Driver
Informational: Found file file:/sys:\ni\update\license\en/bmlic.txt.
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Driver
Informational: getRootProductNode
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Driver
Informational: In the root state of installing Novell BorderManager 3.8.0.
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Driver
Fatal: Unrecoverable error in driver.mainHallway().
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Driver
Fatal: null
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Driver
Fatal: java.lang.NullPointerException
at
com.novell.application.install.bordermanager.TCPIP VersionCheck.computeReqdV
ersionsforTCPIP(TCPIPVersionCheck.java:151)
at
com.novell.application.install.bordermanager.BMLic enseConfiguration.compute
ReqdVersions(BMLicenseConfiguration.java:572)
at
com.novell.application.install.bordermanager.BMLic enseConfiguration.preSele
ctionAnalyze(BMLicenseConfiguration.java:187)
at com.novell.application.install.InstallContainer.no deAnalyze
(InstallContainer.java:1053)
at com.novell.application.install.Driver.doRootState
(Driver.java:2102)
at com.novell.application.install.Driver.mainHallway
(Driver.java:1937)
at com.novell.application.install.WizardFrame.service OnNext
(WizardFrame.java:339)
at com.novell.application.install.WizardFrame.run
(WizardFrame.java:270)
at java.lang.Thread.run(Thread.java:534)

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Fatal errors 3
Recoverable errors 0
Unknown errors 0
Warnings 0
Informational messages 21
Total logged messages 24
*** Close log 04/08/2004 10:06:13 BST ***

*** LOG END MARKER, DO NOT REMOVE ***
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I have tried renaming the bminst.jar incase the install file is corrupt
but the fault still persists.

Any help would be great

Thanks