OBIEE 11g: OPMN Fails to Start or Creating ASInstance Fails when Installing (Doc ID 1333429.1)

Last updated on APRIL 30, 2015

Applies to:

Business Intelligence Suite Enterprise Edition - Version 11.1.1.5.0 [1308] to 11.1.1.5.0 [1308] [Release 11g]
Business Intelligence Server Enterprise Edition - Version 11.1.1.5.0 [1308] to 11.1.1.5.0 [1308] [Release 11g]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 14-Nov-2013***

Symptoms

You are installing OBIEE 11.1.1.5, and the installation will either fail during the configuration stage
or after the installation when running opmnctl commands.


The configuration step "Creating ASInstance" fails with the following error:

*************** Executing Command **************
/opt/oracle/mw/instances/BIinstance/bin/opmnctl reload
***************************************************
Can not resolve okbi11 for interface any
opmnctl reload: failed.
java.lang.Exception: opmnctl task failed
at oracle.as.install.bi.biconfig.standard.OpmnctlTask.doExecute(OpmnctlTask.java:74)
at oracle.as.install.bi.biconfig.standard.AbstractProvisioningTask.execute(AbstractProvisioningTask.java:70)
at oracle.as.install.bi.biconfig.standard.StandardProvisionTaskList.execute(StandardProvisionTaskList.java:61)
at oracle.as.install.bi.biconfig.BIConfigMain.doExecute(BIConfigMain.java:112)
at oracle.as.install.engine.modules.configuration.client.ConfigAction.execute(ConfigAction.java:335)
at oracle.as.install.engine.modules.configuration.action.TaskPerformer.run(TaskPerformer.java:87)
at oracle.as.install.engine.modules.configuration.action.TaskPerformer.startConfigAction(TaskPerformer.java:104)
at oracle.as.install.engine.modules.configuration.action.ActionRequest.perform(ActionRequest.java:15)
at oracle.as.install.engine.modules.configuration.action.RequestQueue.perform(RequestQueue.java:63)
at oracle.as.install.engine.modules.configuration.standard.StandardConfigActionManager.start(StandardConfigActionManager.java:158)
at oracle.as.install.engine.modules.configuration.boot.ConfigurationExtension.kickstart(ConfigurationExtension.java:81)
at oracle.as.install.engine.modules.configuration.ConfigurationModule.run(ConfigurationModule.java:83)
at java.lang.Thread.run(Thread.java:662)
Executing Task: Modifying BI Configuration Files
progress in calculate progress2
Executing Task: Executing: opmnctl start coreapplication_obiccs1
*************** Trying to Start OPMN **************
*************** Executing Command **************
/opt/oracle/mw/instances/BIinstance/bin/opmnctl startproc ias-component=coreapplication_obiccs1
***************************************************
Can not resolve okbi11 for interface any
opmnctl startproc: opmn is not running.
java.lang.Exception: opmnctl task failed
at oracle.as.install.bi.biconfig.standard.OpmnctlTask.doExecute(OpmnctlTask.java:74)
at oracle.as.install.bi.biconfig.standard.AbstractProvisioningTask.execute(AbstractProvisioningTask.java:70)
at oracle.as.install.bi.biconfig.standard.StandardProvisionTaskList.execute(StandardProvisionTaskList.java:61)
at oracle.as.install.bi.biconfig.BIConfigMain.doExecute(BIConfigMain.java:112)
at oracle.as.install.engine.modules.configuration.client.ConfigAction.execute(ConfigAction.java:335)
at oracle.as.install.engine.modules.configuration.action.TaskPerformer.run(TaskPerformer.java:87)
at oracle.as.install.engine.modules.configuration.action.TaskPerformer.startConfigAction(TaskPerformer.java:104)
at oracle.as.install.engine.modules.configuration.action.ActionRequest.perform(ActionRequest.java:15)
at oracle.as.install.engine.modules.configuration.action.RequestQueue.perform(RequestQueue.java:63)
at oracle.as.install.engine.modules.configuration.standard.StandardConfigActionManager.start(StandardConfigActionManager.java:158)
at oracle.as.install.engine.modules.configuration.boot.ConfigurationExtension.kickstart(ConfigurationExtension.java:81)
at oracle.as.install.engine.modules.configuration.ConfigurationModule.run(ConfigurationModule.java:83)
at java.lang.Thread.run(Thread.java:662)
Executing Task: Executing: opmnctl start coreapplication_obis1

Cause

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