emctl start oms Failed with 'WebTier Could Not Be Started' and ohs1.log Reports 'Address already in use: make_sock: could not bind to address'

(Doc ID 1478906.1)

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
Please check /gc_inst/em/EMGC_OMS1/sysman/log/emctl.log for error details

Example output of $<OMS_HOME>/bin>./emctl status oms -details command gives the following result.

HTTP Console Port : 7788
HTTPS Console Port : 1159
HTTP Upload Port : 4889
HTTPS Upload Port : 1159

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

[2012-07-27T14:08:22.0333-04:00] [OHS] [INCIDENT_ERROR:32] [OHS-9999] [worker.c] [host_id: usl20000935] [host_addr: IPAddress] [pid: 15233] [tid: 47498618511392] [user: oracle] [VirtualHost: main] (98)Address already in use:  make_sock: could not bind to address 0.0.0.0:1159

Changes

Either EM Console port or Upload port has been changed.

Cause

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