Unable to login into BPM Process Administrator after DB crash (Doc ID 1247304.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Business Process Management Suite - Version 10.3.1 to 10.3.2 [Release AS10gR3]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 04-Sep-2012***

Symptoms

You are unable to login into BPM Process Administrator after a DB crash.

An error message similar to the following is shown at the login page:

Cannot connect to the Directory Service at: [default].
Cannot connect to the Directory Service at: [default]. Detail:The Directory Service could not be reached. Either the Directory Service is down, the host where it resides is unavailable, a network problem exists, or there is no Directory Service at the specified location.

Caused by: [BEA][Oracle JDBC Driver][Oracle]ORA-12505 Connection refused, the specified SID (workflow) was not recognized by the Oracle server.

Cause

Sign In with your My Oracle Support account

Don't have a My Oracle Support account? Click to get started

My Oracle Support provides customers with access to over a
Million Knowledge Articles and hundreds of Community platforms