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Configuring OracleAS 10g to Start & Stop Additional OID Server Instances - How opmn & oidmon work together (Doc ID 275377.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 23, 2022

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager for Fusion Middleware - Version to
Oracle Fusion Middleware - Version to [Release AS10g to AS10gR2]
Advanced Networking Option - Version to [Release 8.1.7 to 10.2]
Oracle Internet Directory - Version 9.0.4 to [Release 10gR1 to 10gR3]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


The article explains how to manage Oracle Internet Directory (OID) startup and shutdown using OPMN, oidmon and oidctl and how these utilities interact.
This article also discusses why it may be necessary to startup multiple Oracle Internet Directory (OID) server instances in an OracleAS 10g Identity Management tier to support different SSL requirements.

Scope & Application

this is for Identity Management administrators that need to configure additional OID server instances for an OracleAS 10g version 9.0.4 or version 10.1.x installation. There are several reasons why this may be required, for example to support Enterprise User Security (EUS) or third party application access to OID via a SSL enabled port.


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In this Document
 Scope & Application
 Why a Second Server Instance may be Required
 Steps to Configure an Additional Server Instance
 Removing a Server Instance
 Modifying a Server Instance
 Avoiding Conflict Between OPMN and oidmon
 Summary of OID Server States
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