emctl start oms Failed with 'WebTier Could Not Be Started' and ohs1.log Reports 'Permission denied: mod_rewrite: could not create rewrite_log_lock' (Doc ID 1328549.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 13, 2015

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager Base Platform - Version 11.1.0.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

OMS fails to start with the following error:

$OMS_HOME/bin>./emctl start oms

Starting WebTier...
WebTier Could Not Be Started
Error Occurred: WebTier Could Not Be Started


$EM_INSTANCE_BASE/gc_inst/WebTierIH1/diagnostics/logs/OHS/ohs1/ohs1.log reports the following error:

[OHS] [INCIDENT_ERROR:32] [OHS-9999] [mod_rewrite.c] [host_id: faxmicgrid01.mantech.com] [host_addr: IP Address] [pid: 6557] [tid: 47651947693376] [user: oracle] [VirtualHost: main] (13)Permission denied: mod_rewrite: could not create rewrite_log_lock

Cause

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