Discoverer Preferenceserver Process Does Not Start on 10g Install - 'failed to start a managed process after the maximum retry limit' Error (Doc ID 312252.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Discoverer - Version 9.0.4.43.15 to 10.1.2.3 [Release 9.0.2 to 10.1.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 16-Feb-2011***
***Checked for relevance on 5-Oct-2012***
Discoverer processes


Symptoms

You are unable to start the Discoverer PreferenceServer process on a 10g install. The process is down.

- Discoverer/PreferenceServer/PreferenceServer Error
--> Process (pid=10600)
    failed to start a managed process after the maximum retry limit
    Log:
    /oracle/product/MiddTier/opmn/logs/Discoverer~PreferenceServer~1

Cause

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