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OBIEE 12c: Unable to Start the Administration Server (Doc ID 2632652.1)

Last updated on APRIL 15, 2021

Applies to:

Business Intelligence Server Administrator - Version 12.2.1.0.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

You are trying to start the OBIEE services bi using <DOMAIN_HOME>/bi/bitools/bin/start.sh, but the Administration Server process fails:

$ <DOMAIN_HOME>/bitools/bin/start.sh
Starting domain; Using domainHome: <DOMAIN_HOME> ...
Initializing WebLogic Scripting Tool (WLST) ...
Welcome to WebLogic Server Administration Scripting Shell
Type help() for help on available commands
...
Reading domain...
/Servers/AdminServer/ListenPort=<adminserver_port>
Accessing admin server using URL t3://<hostname>:<port>
Starting AdminServer ...
Admin Server Start Exception: Error occurred while performing nmStart : Error Starting server AdminServer : Received error message from Node Manager Server: 
[Server start command for WebLogic server 'AdminServer' failed due to: [Server failed to start up but Node Manager was not aware of the reason]. 
Please check Node Manager log and/or server 'AdminServer' log for detailed information.]. Please check Node Manager log for details.
Use dumpStack() to view the full stacktrace :
Reading domain...
/Servers/AdminServer/ListenPort=<adminserver_port>
Accessing admin server using URL t3://<hostname>:<port>
Requesting credentials ...
Enter Weblogic login details at prompt
Weblogic Username: weblogic
Weblogic Password: <password>
Starting AdminServer ...
Unable to connect to AdminServer on host: <server_domain>
Fatal: Failed to start one or more Servers (return 3)

 

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