DB Console failed to start : port 5,520: Unrecognized Windows Sockets (Doc ID 1464970.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 01, 2012

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager for Oracle Database - Version 10.2.0.4 to 11.2.0.1 [Release 10.2 to 11.2]
Microsoft Windows x64 (64-bit)

Symptoms

The DBconsole fails to start as follow:

<oracle_home>\BIN>emctl start dbconsole
Oracle Enterprise Manager 11g Database Control Release 11.2.0.1.0
Copyright (c) 1996, 2010 Oracle Corporation.  All rights reserved.
https://hostnmae:1158/em/console/aboutApplication
Starting Oracle Enterprise Manager 11g Database Control ...The OracleDBConsoleor
cl service is starting...............
The OracleDBConsoleorcl service could not be started.

A service specific error occurred: 2.

More help is available by typing NET HELPMSG 3547.

 

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On emdb.nohup

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(pid=5868): starting emagent version 10.2.0.4.2
----- Tue Jun  5 10:55:47 2012::Agent Launched with PID 5868 at time Tue Jun  5 10:55:47 2012 -----
(pid=5868): emagent now exiting abnormally - initialization failure. Consult '.trc' and '.log' files.
----- Tue Jun  5 10:55:50 2012::Pid 5868 not found. reaped=5868, processStatus=14080 -----
12/06/05 10:55:50 Error starting ORMI server <xxxxx> port 5,520: Unrecognized Windows Sockets error: 0: JVM_Bind
12/06/05 10:55:50 Shutting down OC4J...

Changes

 The dbconsole was shut down abnormaly which left some process to use the 5520 port

Cause

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