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SOA Managed Server (SOA, OSB, BAM) Fails to Start with BEA-150021, BEA-000386, Security:090304, Security:090301 (Doc ID 1316464.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 22, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle SOA Suite - Version and later
Oracle Service Bus - Version 10.3 and later
Oracle BAM (Business Activity Monitoring) - Version and later
Oracle B2B 10g (Business to Business) - Version and later
Oracle Business Process Management Suite - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


You have created an installation of Fusion Middleware 11g Release 1 but are unable to start the WebLogic Managed Server that will be running a component of the SOA Suite, such as SOA, BAM, B2B etc.

Within the log file capturing standard output for the WebLogic Managed Server (typically located at $DOMAIN_HOME/servers/soa_server1/logs/soa_sever1_out.log) you see output similar to the following:

<Apr 24, 2011 3:53:19 PM EDT> <Info> <WebLogicServer> <BEA-000377> <Starting WebLogic Server with Java HotSpot(TM) Client VM Version 17.0-b17 from Sun Microsystems Inc.>
<Apr 24, 2011 3:53:20 PM EDT> <Info> <Security> <BEA-090065> <Getting boot identity from user.>
Enter username to boot WebLogic server:Enter password to boot WebLogic server:
<Apr 24, 2011 3:53:20 PM EDT> <Info> <Management> <BEA-141107> <Version: WebLogic Server Fri Dec 17 20:47:33 PST 2010 1384255 >
<Apr 24, 2011 3:53:22 PM EDT> <Error> <Configuration Management> <BEA-150021> <The admin server failed to authenticate the identity of the user starting the managed server. The reason for the error is .>


Also, the log file for the WebLogic Managed Server (typically located at $DOMAIN_HOME/servers/soa_server1/logs/soa_sever1.log) contains the following:

####<Apr 24, 2011 3:53:29 PM EDT> <Critical> <Security> <> <soa_server1> <[ACTIVE] ExecuteThread: '0' for queue: 'weblogic.kernel.Default (self-tuning)'> <> <> <> <1303674809418> <BEA-090403> <Authentication for user denied>
####<Apr 24, 2011 3:53:29 PM EDT> <Critical> <WebLogicServer> <> <soa_server1> <main> <> <> <> <1303674809420> <BEA-000386> <Server subsystem failed. Reason: Authentication for user denied Authentication for user denied
Caused By: [Security:090304]Authentication Failed: User [Security:090301]Password Not Supplied
####<Apr 24, 2011 3:53:29 PM EDT> <Notice> <WebLogicServer> <> <soa_server1> <main> <> <> <> <1303674809432> <BEA-000365> <Server state changed to FAILED>
####<Apr 24, 2011 3:53:29 PM EDT> <Error> <WebLogicServer> <> <soa_server1> <main> <> <> <> <1303674809432> <BEA-000383> <A critical service failed. The server will shut itself down>
####<Apr 24, 2011 3:53:29 PM EDT> <Notice> <WebLogicServer> <> <soa_server1> <main> <> <> <> <1303674809433> <BEA-000365> <Server state changed to FORCE_SHUTTING_DOWN>
####<Apr 24, 2011 3:53:29 PM EDT> <Info> <WebLogicServer> <> <soa_server1> <main> <> <> <> <1303674809445> <BEA-000236> <Stopping execute threads.>


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