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OBI: After Upgrade, Restarting Services Errors With 'Reading domain...Fatal: Failed to start one or more Servers (return 3)' (Doc ID 2599860.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 30, 2019

Applies to:

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


The following upgrade was successfully completed:

- Fusion Middleware (FMW) from to
- Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition (BIEE) from to

Able to start all services including BIEE after the upgrade completed.

Tried to re-start all of the services and encountered the following error:

"Reading domain...
Error: runCmd() failed. Do dumpStack() to see details.

Fatal: Failed to start one or more Servers (return 3)"



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