Unable to start the Essbase Services ""Fatal Error: Invalid record in security file. Restart Essbase using the latest backup security file" (Doc ID 2010501.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 04, 2016

Applies to:

Hyperion Essbase - Version 11.1.2.0.00 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Unable to start the Essbase Services.

Log "console_EssbaseCluster-1_EssbaseAgent_AGENT_1.log"
(\Oracle\Middleware\user_projects\epmsystem1\diagnostics\logs\OPMN\opmn) displays Error:

"Fatal Error: Invalid record in security file. Restart Essbase using the latest backup security file, or set the ENABLESWITCHTOBACKUPFILE config setting to allow Essbase to automatically use a backup security file [########]"

Cause

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