EM 13c on Windows Servers: BI Publisher Server Is Not Functioning Because Of The Xmlpserver.ear File Has Disappeared

(Doc ID 2415062.1)

Last updated on JUNE 25, 2018

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager Base Platform - Version 13.1.0.0.0 and later
Microsoft Windows x64 (64-bit)

Symptoms

The BI Publisher (BIP) Server that is integrated with Enterprise Manager (EM) 13c is not functioning because of the xmlpserver.ear file has disappeared

The emctl stop oms -all -force command took a while to complete, and now 'emctl status oms' command reports the BIP Server is not functioning:

C:\app\oracle\middleware13cR2\bin>emctl status oms
Oracle Enterprise Manager Cloud Control 13c Release 2
Copyright (c) 1996, 2016 Oracle Corporation. All rights reserved.
WebTier is Up
Oracle Management Server is Up
JVMD Engine is Up
BI Publisher Server is not functioning because of the following reason:
Unexpected error occurred. Check error and log files.
Check the following log files:
EM log files: C:/app/oracle/gc_inst/em/EMGC_OMS1\sysman\log\emctl.log, emoms.trc, emoms_pbs.trc

Also seen in the Enterprise Manager 13cR2 Cloud Control Console:
========================================================
/EMGC_GCDomain/GCDomain/BIP                                                     Oracle WebLogic Server                          Down
/EMGC_GCDomain/GCDomain/BIP_cluster                                          Oracle WebLogic Cluster                          Down
/EMGC_GCDomain/GCDomain/BIP_cluster/bipublisher(11.1.1)              Clustered Application Deployment             Down
/EMGC_GCDomain/GCDomain/BIP_cluster/ESSAPP                              Clustered Application Deployment              Down
/EMGC_GCDomain/GCDomain/BIP/bipublisher(11.1.1)                        Application Deployment                            Down
/EMGC_GCDomain/GCDomain/BIP/ESSAPP                                         Application Deployment                            Down

You will also see a error much like the following in the <EM_INST>\gc_inst\user_projects\domains\GCDomain\servers\BIP\logs\BIP.out file (where <EM_INST> in the following example maps to the 'C:\app\oracle' directory):

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Changes

 Stopped and Restarted EM

Cause

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