Executing rational_ft command failed


This error message is displayed when Rational Test Manager does not launch the Functional Test script. The message also has the command that is used to launch the script.

System action

The test script is not launched and the error message is displayed in the Rational Test Manager.

User response

  • If the command in the error message is a Java script, ensure that the JVM arguments are correct. The JVM arguments can be modified through the option rational.test.ft.client.jvm_options in product installation directory\ file.
  • If the command in the error message is a \hcl_ft.exe script, ensure that product installation directory is present. If the file is not present, the .Net framework might have not been installed or installed after HCL OneTest™ UI is installed.
  • Ensure that the project does not end with backward slash.