Essbase 11.1.2 Agent Crashes if an Application is Set to Start When the Essbase Server Starts with Error [10048]: Unable to Bind Host Server Socket On Port [32768] (Doc ID 1153184.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 19, 2016

Applies to:

Hyperion Essbase - Version 11.1.2.0.00 to 11.1.2.0.00 [Release 11.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
This knowledge document is a replacement for 1284824.1 which has been deleted.
Confirmed Bug Status on 07-Mar-2011 - Fixed in Essbase v11.1.2.1
*** Checked for Relevance 27-Dec-2012 ***


Symptoms

If an application is set to start when Essbase starts, when the Essbase service is started, the Agent crashes.  The Essbase.log shows the following error:

[<timestamp>]Local/ESSBASE0///Error(1042010)
Network Error [10048]: Unable to Bind Host Server Socket On Port [32768]

This issue only occurs when starting Essbase as a service.  

It is not reproducible if started in the foreground by running:

\Oracle\Middleware\user_projects\epmsystem1\EssbaseServer\essbaseserver1\bin\startEssbase.bat



Cause

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