Unloading Apps in Hyperion Essbase is Causing Error: "GLIBC Detected Invalid Pointer"

(Doc ID 2144651.1)

Last updated on JUNE 07, 2016

Applies to:

Hyperion Essbase - Version 11.1.2.3.000 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

During nightly Essbase data load on essbase servers, following error is seen in the logs:
MAXL> alter system unload application "'FTN_GL'";
ERROR - 1042017 - Network error: Timed out before receiving all data.
ERROR - 1042017 - Network error: Timed out before receiving all data.
This occurred on only BSO applications.

Starting or stopping essbase applications gives the following error :
*** glibc detected *** /opt/hyperion/Oracle/Middleware/EPMSystem11R1/products/Essbase/EssbaseServer/bin/ESSSVR: free(): invalid pointer: 0x000000000a179430 ***

 

Changes

This issue can come up post upgrade from 11.1.2.1 to 11.1.2.3.

Cause

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