OBIEE 11g: Error: "Process failed to start a managed process after the maximum retry limit" During Configuration with WebLogic Server 10.3.4. (Doc ID 1340097.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 30, 2017

Applies to:

Business Intelligence Suite Enterprise Edition - Version 11.1.1.3.0 [1905] and later
Business Intelligence Server Enterprise Edition - Version 11.1.1.3.0 [1905] and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 02-Oct-2013***

Symptoms

During the Configuration of OBIEE 11g (11.1.1.3) and executing steps 10 of 11 of the Install guide; fails during "opmnctl start coreapplication_obips1" command.

Below are errors listed in various log files.

BI-Server log file

Error
Process failed to start a managed process after the maximum retry limit
log:
none


Extract of install*.log

2011-04-03T10:02:43.106+03:00] [as] [NOTIFICATION] [] [oracle.as.install.engine.modules.validation.oracle.as.install.engine.modules.validation.handler.biQueries.checkIfBISchemasAreValid] [tid: 12] [ecid: 0000IwQ8zo36yGlLSug8yc1Da1aB000003,0] Checking Schema : DEV_BIPLATFORM
[2011-04-03T10:02:43.324+03:00] [as] [ERROR] [] [oracle.as.install.engine.modules.validation.oracle.as.install.engine.modules.validation.handler.biQueries.checkIfBISchemasAreValid] [tid: 12] [ecid: 0000IwQ8zo36yGlLSug8yc1Da1aB000003,0] Exception[[
java.sql.SQLException: Listener refused the connection with the following error:
ORA-12514, TNS:listener does not currently know of service requested in connect descriptor


Service.log

startproc

================================================================================
opmn id=xxxx:9501
4 of 5 processes started.

ias-instance id=instance1
++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
ias-component/process-type/process-set:
coreapplication_obips1/OracleBIPresentationServicesComponent/coreapplication_obips1/

Error
--> Process (index=1,uid=493162854,pid=5840)
failed to start a managed process after the maximum retry limit
Log:
none


Extract from opmn.log file

[2011-04-12T08:54:24][opmn][NOTIFICATION:1][90][OPMN][code:ons-internal]ONS server initiated
[2011-04-12T08:54:24][opmn][NOTIFICATION:1][522][OPMN][code:pm-internal]PM state directory exists: E:\Oracle\Middleware\instances\instance1\config\OPMN\opmn\states
[2011-04-12T08:54:24][opmn][NOTIFICATION:1][675][OPMN][code:pm-internal]OPMN server ready. Request handling enabled.
[2011-04-12T08:54:24][opmn][TRACE:1][667][OPMN][code:pm-requests]Request 2 Started. Command: /start
[2011-04-12T08:54:24][opmn][TRACE:1][662][OPMN][code:pm-process]Starting Process: coreapplication_obis1~OracleBIServerComponent~coreapplication_obis1~1 (493162853:0)
[2011-04-12T08:54:24][opmn][TRACE:1][662][OPMN][code:pm-process]Starting Process: coreapplication_obips1~OracleBIPresentationServicesComponent~coreapplication_obips1~1 (493162854:0)
[2011-04-12T08:54:24][opmn][TRACE:1][662][OPMN][code:pm-process]Starting Process: coreapplication_obijh1~OracleBIJavaHostComponent~coreapplication_obijh1~1 (493162855:0)
[2011-04-12T08:54:24][opmn][TRACE:1][662][OPMN][code:pm-process]Starting Process: coreapplication_obisch1~OracleBISchedulerComponent~coreapplication_obisch1~1 (493162856:0)
[2011-04-12T08:54:24][opmn][TRACE:1][662][OPMN][code:pm-process]Starting Process: coreapplication_obiccs1~OracleBIClusterControllerComponent~BIClusterController~1 (493162857:0)
[2011-04-12T08:54:26][opmn][TRACE:1][][OPMN][code:libopmncustom]Process Ping Failed: coreapplication_obis1~OracleBIServerComponent~coreapplication_obis1~1 (493162853:1524) [No addresses matched the properties for the request.]

 

Opmnctl status
coreapplication_obiccs1 Alive
coreapplication_obisch1 Alive
coreapplication_obijh1 Alive
coreapplication_obips1 Down
coreapplication_obis1 Alive

Cause

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