Check if there is a ‘ beahomelist ‘ file in C:\bea (i.e ).
If not then smart update will try to create this file.
Please check if there is write permissions to the directory to create this file.
If not the above error is seen.
Check the bea home specified in beahomelist file which is located in BEA_HOME.
Else set it to the correct BEA_HOME.
beahomelist file contains —-> c:\bea