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OBIEE 12c: BI Service Instance (obis) Fails To Get Created on Windows When The Domain Is Configured Outside The Oracle_Home (Doc ID 2426297.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 06, 2022

Applies to:

Business Intelligence Suite Enterprise Edition - Version and later
Business Intelligence Server Enterprise Edition - Version to [Release 12g]
Generic Windows


You are installing Oracle Business Intelligence 12c ( on Windows.

During the installation you have configured via the GUI installer, the DOMAIN_HOME to be outside the ORACLE_HOME (which is a recommended configuration to separate the binaries from the configuration).


For example:



During the installation, the installer completes successfully; however, when running 'status.cmd', you notice that the OBI Server (obis1) is not created or running.


 In the Configuration Assistant logs, you see;

C:\Program Files\Oracle\Inventory\logs\configYYYY-MM-DD_HH-MM-SSPM\CreateDefaultBIServiceInstance.out




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