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"java.io.IOException: Bad properties data format" Error when Starting Weblogic Node Manager (Doc ID 1180189.1)

Last updated on JULY 21, 2020

Applies to:

Identity Manager - Version 9.1.0.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms


=== ODM Issue Clarification ===

Starting OIM using Weblogic Node manager is not successfully starting.
Nodes will start successfully from command line using xlStartManagedServer

Error seen in log is:
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<Aug 10, 2010 2:04:41 PM> <INFO> <Loading domains file: /INSTALL_LOCATION/wls103/wlserver_10.3/common/nodemanager/nodemanager.domains>
<Aug 10, 2010 2:04:41 PM> <INFO> <Loaded node manager configuration properties from '/INSTALL_LOCATION/wls103/wlserver_10.3/common/nodemanager/nodemanager.properties'>
<Aug 10, 2010 2:04:48 PM> <Info> <DOMAIN> <DOMAIN_Srv1> <Startup configuration properties loaded from "/INSTALL_LOCATION/wls103/domains/DOMAIN/servers/DOMAIN_Srv1/data/nodemanager/startup.properties">
<Aug 10, 2010 2:04:48 PM> <Info> <DOMAIN> <DOMAIN_Srv1_remover> <Startup configuration properties loaded from "/INSTALL_LOCATION/wls103/domains/DOMAIN/servers/DOMAIN_Srv1_remover/data/nodemanager/startup.properties">
<Aug 10, 2010 2:04:48 PM> <Info> <DOMAIN> <DOMAIN_Srv2> <Startup configuration properties loaded from "/INSTALL_LOCATION/wls103/domains/DOMAIN/servers/DOMAIN_Srv2/data/nodemanager/startup.properties">
<Aug 10, 2010 2:04:48 PM> <Info> <DOMAIN> <DOMAIN_Srv2> <Resume monitoring of active server process (pid = PID)>
<Aug 10, 2010 2:04:48 PM> <Info> <DOMAIN> <DOMAIN_Srv2> < Initializing ServerMonitor for weblogic.nodemanager.server.ServerManager@383251 : with config : weblogic.nodemanager.common.StartupConfig@ID>
<Aug 10, 2010 2:04:48 PM> <Info> <DOMAIN> <ORMFinalizationServer> <Startup configuration properties loaded from "/INSTALL_LOCATIONwls103/domains/DOMAIN/servers/ORMFinalizationServer/data/nodemanager/startup.properties">

<Aug 10, 2010 2:12:14 PM> <Warning> <Uncaught exception in server handler: java.io.IOException: Bad properties data format>
java.io.IOException: Bad properties data format
at weblogic.nodemanager.common.DataFormat.readProperties(DataFormat.java:44)
at weblogic.nodemanager.server.Handler.handleStart(Handler.java:538)
at weblogic.nodemanager.server.Handler.handleCommand(Handler.java:119)
at weblogic.nodemanager.server.Handler.run(Handler.java:66)
at java.lang.Thread.run(Thread.java:619)

<Aug 10, 2010 4:17:24 PM> <Warning> <Uncaught exception in server handler: java.io.IOException: Bad properties data format>
java.io.IOException: Bad properties data format
at weblogic.nodemanager.common.DataFormat.readProperties(DataFormat.java:44)
at weblogic.nodemanager.server.Handler.handleStart(Handler.java:538)
at weblogic.nodemanager.server.Handler.handleCommand(Handler.java:119)
at weblogic.nodemanager.server.Handler.run(Handler.java:66)
at java.lang.Thread.run(Thread.java:619)


Cause

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