Error: "INST-07242: Unable to connect to Oracle WebLogic Administration Server" While Scaling Out BI System (Doc ID 1558155.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 21, 2016

Applies to:

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

Symptoms

 While Configuring an OBIEE clustered environment, the primary server (Server1) is already completed and running. Now you want to install the second server (Server2).
During the OBIEE installation after selecting to Scale out BI system and providing the information to connect to the primary node it fails to connect with the following error:

INST-07242: Unable to connect to Oracle WebLogic Administration Server.
Make sure the Oracle Middleware Administration Server is up and hostname, port, user name and administration password are correct

The install.log file shows the following error

java.io.IOException: Couldn't connect to the specified host : write not supported

Cause

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