emctl start oms Failed With 'Oracle Management Server Could Not Be Started' and EMGC_OMS1.out File Reports 'Authentication denied: Boot identity not valid; The user name and/or password from the boot identity file (boot.properties) is not valid' (Doc ID 2020154.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 01, 2017

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager Base Platform - Version 12.1.0.4.0 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 Oracle Management Server...
Starting WebTier...
WebTier Successfully Started
Oracle Management Server Could Not Be Started
Oracle Management Server is Down

 $EM_INSTANCE_BASE/gc_inst/user_projects/domains/GCDomain/servers/EMGC_OMS1/logs/EMGC_OMS1.out reports following errors:

weblogic.security.SecurityInitializationException: Authentication denied: Boot identity not valid; The user name and/or password from the boot identity file (boot.properties) is not valid. The boot identity may have been changed since the boot identity file was created. Please edit and update the boot identity file with the proper values of username and password. The first time the updated boot identity file is used to start the server, these new values are encrypted.

Caused By: javax.security.auth.login.FailedLoginException: [Security:090303]Authentication Failed: User weblogic weblogic.security.providers.authentication.LDAPAtnDelegateException: [Security:090295]caught unexpected exception

Cause

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