EM 12c: BI Publisher installation on a multi-OMS Enterprise Manager System Fails with Error: Unable to retrieve required information from WebLogic Administration Server

(Doc ID 2076266.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 06, 2017

Applies to:

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


Using <OMS_HOME>/bin/configureBIP to configure a new BI Publisher instance on a multi-OMS Enterprise Manager Cloud Control system fails, resulting in the following error logged in bipca_20150416145027.log:

[2015-04-16T14:50:31.227+02:00] [sysman] [ERROR] [] [oracle.sysman.bipca] [host: test01.oracle.com] [nwaddr: <] [tid: 10] [userId: oemcc] [ecid: 0000Kn2HxF_BHBy_G5t1if1LBv0L000000,0] [SRC_CLASS: oracle.sysman.sdkImpl.core.ip.model.bipca.BIPCA] [SRC_METHOD: handleFatalError] Unable to retrieve required information from WebLogic Administration Server. Make sure that both the WebLogic Administration Server, and the Enterprise Manager repository, are running.

emctl status oms -details shows this session response:

WLS Domain Information
Domain Name : GCDomain
Admin Server Host : test01.oracle.com
Admin Server HTTPS Port: 7101
Admin Server is RUNNING

Oracle Management Server Information
Managed Server Instance Name: EMGC_OMS1
Oracle Management Server Instance Host: test01.oracle.com
WebTier is Up
Oracle Management Server is Up

BI Publisher is not configured to run on this host.


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