OBIEE 11g: Install Hangs During Creating Domain Step With Error: "Oracle.as.provisioning.util.ConfigException: Error while starting the domain (Doc ID 1553831.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 30, 2017

Applies to:

Business Intelligence Server Enterprise Edition - Version 11.1.1.6.0 and later
Business Intelligence Suite Enterprise Edition - Version 11.1.1.6.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When installing OBIEE 11.1.1.6 on windows 7 64bit, the process becomes stuck at the Creating Domain stage.

BI Configuration -> 0%
Creating Domain -> In Progress

After about twenty minutes, the it failed with the following error:

  Creating a new AdminServer Object ...
  AdminServer port is 7001
  Starting the domain ...
  LOADING DLL : C:\OBEE\Oracle_BI1\install\config\\StartUtil64.dll
    DEBUG : Loading DLL : C:\OBEE\Oracle_BI1\install\config\\StartUtil64.dll
    DEBUG : Loaded DLL : C:\OBEE\Oracle_BI1\install\config\\StartUtil64.dll
 
oracle.as.provisioning.util.ConfigException:
Error while starting the domain.
Cause:
An error occurred while starting the domain.
Action:
See logs for more details.
    at oracle.as.provisioning.util.ConfigException.createConfigException(ConfigException.java:123)
    at oracle.as.provisioning.weblogic.ASDomain.startDomain(ASDomain.java:3180)
    at oracle.as.provisioning.weblogic.ASDomain.startDomain(ASDomain.java:3040)
    at oracle.as.provisioning.engine.WorkFlowExecutor._startAdminServer(WorkFlowExecutor.java:1645)
    at oracle.as.provisioning.engine.WorkFlowExecutor._createDomain(WorkFlowExecutor.java:635)
    at oracle.as.provisioning.engine.WorkFlowExecutor.executeWLSWorkFlow(WorkFlowExecutor.java:391)
    at oracle.as.provisioning.engine.Config.executeConfigWorkflow_WLS(Config.java:866)
    at oracle.as.install.bi.biconfig.standard.StandardWorkFlowExecutor.executeHelper(StandardWorkFlowExecutor.java:31)
    at oracle.as.install.bi.biconfig.standard.DomainProvisioningTask.doExecute(DomainProvisioningTask.java:48)
    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:113)
    at oracle.as.install.engine.modules.configuration.client.ConfigAction.execute(ConfigAction.java:371)
    at oracle.as.install.engine.modules.configuration.action.TaskPerformer.run(TaskPerformer.java:88)
    at oracle.as.install.engine.modules.configuration.action.TaskPerformer.startConfigAction(TaskPerformer.java:105)
    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:64)
    at oracle.as.install.engine.modules.configuration.standard.StandardConfigActionManager.start(StandardConfigActionManager.java:160)
    at oracle.as.install.engine.modules.configuration.boot.ConfigurationExtension.kickstart(ConfigurationExtension.java:81)
    at oracle.as.install.engine.modules.configuration.ConfigurationModule.run(ConfigurationModule.java:86)
    at java.lang.Thread.run(Thread.java:662)
Caused by: oracle.as.provisioning.util.ConfigException:
Error while starting the domain.
Cause:
Starting the Admin_Server timed out.
Action:
See logs for more details.
    at oracle.as.provisioning.util.ConfigException.createConfigException(ConfigException.java:123)
    at oracle.as.provisioning.weblogic.ASDomain.startDomain(ASDomain.java:3150)
    ... 19 more

 

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