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Oracle iPlanet Web Server 7.0 Fails to Start with "Invalid [host] value" After a New Installation on the Windows Operating System (Doc ID 1331712.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 15, 2024

Applies to:

Oracle iPlanet Web Server - Version 7.0 and later
Generic Windows


After a fresh installation of Oracle iPlanet Web Server 7.0.11 on Windows Operating System, the Admin and Web server instances fail to start via the services control manager or the "net start" command.

Example Error:
Server https-web-server-instance-name: config: <CONFIG NAME>: File server.xml line 84: Invalid <host> value: <HOSTNAME.DOMAIN>




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