Freshly Installed Essbase Server Does Not Start "unexpected exit: code 2 opmnctl start: opmn failed to start"

(Doc ID 1674564.1)

Last updated on JULY 29, 2016

Applies to:

Hyperion Essbase - Version 11.1.2.3.000 and later
Microsoft Windows x64 (64-bit) - Version: 2008 R2

Symptoms

Unable to connect to Essbase server.

No Essbase.exe process running.

"opmnctl status" returns "opmn not started"

"opmnctl startall" returns "unexpected exit: code 2  opmnctl start: opmn failed to start"

Error messages similar to the one found in Doc ID 1354553.1.

Changes

 The hosts file was modified.

Cause

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