Domain cannot be started with "Failed to start STCMS" (Doc ID 1025871.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 15, 2013

Applies to:

Oracle Java CAPS - Version 5.1.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
*** Checked for relevance on 16-Aug-2013 ***


Symptoms

A Domain fails to restart, due to the JMS Server. The JMS Server is failing with a NullPointerException and the Domain is failing with the following error:

Command line shows:
Timeout waiting for domain <domain> to go to starting state.
CLI156 Could not start the domain <domain>

server.log:
Failed to start STCMS: java.lang.NullPointerException

And there's nothing updated in the stcms.log.

Cause

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