OC4J_SECURITY Fails to Start with ADMN-202046 Error (Doc ID 1077736.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 04, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Fusion Middleware - Version 10.1.2.0.2 to 10.1.2.3.0 [Release AS10gR2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 04-SEP-2016***

Symptoms

OID and HTTP_Server starts successfully, but OC4J_SECURITY fails to start:

opmnctl startproc process-type=OC4J_SECURITY
opmnctl: starting opmn managed processes...
....
Error
--> Process (pid=716846)
time out while waiting for a managed process to start
Log:
/u2/infra10g/opmn/logs/OC4J~OC4J_SECURITY~default_island~1
The OC4J~OC4J_SECURITY~default_island~1 log file shows no error, only:
--------
10/03/17 11:07:45 Start process
--------
The following error is produced by DCM:
ADMN-202046
The OracleAS Repository API threw an exception when obtaining the connect string to the Metadata Repository
Resolution:
Check the exception thrown by the Repository API for resolution information.
Some common causes of this problem are as follows:
OID is not running or unavailable
the ias.properties file is misconfigured with incorrect OID connection information
OID permissions are incorrectly defined
Base Exception:
oracle.ias.repository.schema.SchemaException
Unable to establish connection to the Oracle Internet Directory Server ldap://xxxxx01_vir:389/. Base Exception : javax.naming.CommunicationException: xxxxx01_vir:389 [Root exception is java.net.UnknownHostException: xxxxx01_vir]

Changes

The SSO server was taken out of a cluster for testing and the ias.properties file was modified to work with another OID server.

Cause

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