E1: SVM: WLS: Unable to Start Weblogic Server from Server Manager Console - WARNING: Server 'SVRNAME' could not be started: Failed to start the admin server.

(Doc ID 1455088.1)

Last updated on APRIL 26, 2018

Applies to:

JD Edwards EnterpriseOne Tools - Version 8.98 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Scenario 1

Weblogic Server instance does not start from within Server Manager Console (SMC).  The e1agent log shows the following error when trying to start the Weblogic Server:

FINER: Recieved request to start server 'Server-1'
May 1, 2012 6:15:18 PM com.jdedwards.mgmt.targets.owl.OWLJ2EEServer start
WARNING: Server 'Server-1' could not be started: Failed to connect to WebLogic. Make sure the domain administration server is running.
May 1, 2012 6:15:34 PM com.jdedwards.mgmt.targets.owl.OWLServer getState
FINER: Determing the state for OWL instance 'webdev1_HTTP'.
May 1, 2012 6:15:34 PM com.jdedwards.mgmt.targets.owl.OWL1031 createWlstSecureFiles
FINER: Attempting to create secure files for WLST use. Config 'F:\JDE_HOME\targets\webdev1_HTTP\config\owlConfig.secure' and Key 'F:\JDE_HOME\targets\webdev1_HTTP\config\owlKey.secure'
May 1, 2012 6:15:38 PM com.jdedwards.mgmt.targets.owl.OWL1031 createWlstSecureFiles
FINER: Failed to create the secure files.

 Key error:  WARNING: Server 'Server-1' could not be started


Scenario 2

Unable to start the Weblogic Server 11g managed instance from the Server Manger Console. But when the WebLogic server is stopped from the Server Manager, it stops and when  they try to restart it, it fails with the following error in e1agent_0.log from SM Agent :





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