java.lang.StringIndexOutOfBoundsException: String index out of range: -2

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Thrown by the methods of the String class to indicate that an index is either negative, or greater than the size of the string itself. You are probably using the wrong index when accessing substring of the array.

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You need to make sure that capitalisation of the case for the plugin in the properties file is exactly: "AllocinePlugin" and not "allocineplugin"

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java.lang.StringIndexOutOfBoundsException: String index out of range: -2
at java.lang.String.substring(String.java:1937)
at oracle.as.install.bi.util.InstallerInfo.getShiphomeLocation(InstallerInfo.java:58)
at oracle.as.install.bi.installaction.BIInstallAction.executeBeforeCopy(BIInstallAction.java:230)
at oracle.as.install.engine.modules.util.installaction.InstallActionProviderUtility.invokeExecuteBeforeCopy(InstallActionProviderUtility.java:72)
at oracle.as.install.engine.modules.presentation.ui.common.wizard.ModifiedDWizard.startInstallOperation(ModifiedDWizard.java:3117)
at oracle.as.install.engine.modules.presentation.ui.common.wizard.ModifiedDWizard.doNext(ModifiedDWizard.java:788)
at oracle.as.install.engine.modules.presentation.ui.common.wizard.ModifiedDWizard.doNext(ModifiedDWizard.java:886)
at oracle.as.install.engine.modules.presentation.ui.common.wizard.ModifiedDWizard.doNext(ModifiedDWizard.java:934)
at oracle.as.install.engine.modules.presentation.ui.common.wizard.ModifiedDWizard.doFinish(ModifiedDWizard.java:611)
at oracle.bali.ewt.wizard.BaseWizard$Action.actionPerformed(Unknown Source)
at javax.swing.AbstractButton.fireActionPerformed(AbstractButton.java:1995)
at javax.swing.AbstractButton$Handler.actionPerformed(AbstractButton.java:2318)
at javax.swing.DefaultButtonModel.fireActionPerformed(DefaultButtonModel.java:387)
at javax.swing.DefaultButtonModel.setPressed(DefaultButtonModel.java:242)
at javax.swing.plaf.basic.BasicButtonListener.mouseReleased(BasicButtonListener.java:236)
at java.awt.Component.processMouseEvent(Component.java:6288)
at javax.swing.JComponent.processMouseEvent(JComponent.java:3267)
at java.awt.Component.processEvent(Component.java:6053)
at java.awt.Container.processEvent(Container.java:2041)
at java.awt.Component.dispatchEventImpl(Component.java:4651)
at java.awt.Container.dispatchEventImpl(Container.java:2099)
at java.awt.Component.dispatchEvent(Component.java:4481)
at java.awt.LightweightDispatcher.retargetMouseEvent(Container.java:4577)
at java.awt.LightweightDispatcher.processMouseEvent(Container.java:4238)
at java.awt.LightweightDispatcher.dispatchEvent(Container.java:4168)
at java.awt.Container.dispatchEventImpl(Container.java:2085)
at java.awt.Window.dispatchEventImpl(Window.java:2478)
at java.awt.Component.dispatchEvent(Component.java:4481)
at java.awt.EventQueue.dispatchEventImpl(EventQueue.java:643)
at java.awt.EventQueue.access$000(EventQueue.java:84)
at java.awt.EventQueue$1.run(EventQueue.java:602)
at java.awt.EventQueue$1.run(EventQueue.java:600)
at java.security.AccessController.doPrivileged(Native Method)
at java.security.AccessControlContext$1.doIntersectionPrivilege(AccessControlContext.java:87)
at java.security.AccessControlContext$1.doIntersectionPrivilege(AccessControlContext.java:98)
at java.awt.EventQueue$2.run(EventQueue.java:616)
at java.awt.EventQueue$2.run(EventQueue.java:614)
at java.security.AccessController.doPrivileged(Native Method)
at java.security.AccessControlContext$1.doIntersectionPrivilege(AccessControlContext.java:87)
at java.awt.EventQueue.dispatchEvent(EventQueue.java:613)
at java.awt.EventDispatchThread.pumpOneEventForFilters(EventDispatchThread.java:269)
at java.awt.EventDispatchThread.pumpEventsForFilter(EventDispatchThread.java:184)
at java.awt.EventDispatchThread.pumpEventsForHierarchy(EventDispatchThread.java:174)
at java.awt.EventDispatchThread.pumpEvents(EventDispatchThread.java:169)
at java.awt.EventDispatchThread.pumpEvents(EventDispatchThread.java:161)
at java.awt.EventDispatchThread.run(EventDispatchThread.java:122)

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