Enterprise Content Management Upgrade 10.1.3.5.1 to 11.1.1.4 - Fails to Start Spaces Managed Server in the Same Domain (Doc ID 1337542.1)

Last updated on APRIL 12, 2013

Applies to:

Oracle WebCenter Portal - Version 11.1.1.2.0 to 11.1.1.4.0 [Release 11g]
Oracle WebCenter Content - Version 10.1.3.5.0 to 11.1.1.4.0 [Release 10gR3 to 11g]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Checked for relevance on 12-Apr-2013

Symptoms

Post upgrading the Oracle Enterprise Content Management (ECM) from version 10.1.3.5.1 to 11.1.1.3.0, with Oracle WebCenter 11.1.1.2.0 within the same domain, starting the Oracle WebCenter Spaces post ECM upgrade, the following error is see within the WLS_Spaces.out:

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<Jul 5, 2011 8:43:27 PM GMT> <Error> <oracle.adf.share.config.ADFMDSConfig> <BEA-000000> <MDSConfigurationException encountered in parseADFConfigurationMDS-01330: unable to load MDS configuration document
MDS-01329: unable to load element "persistence-config"
MDS-01370: MetadataStore configuration for metadata-store-usage "webcenter_metadata_db_store" is invalid.
MDS-00912: MDS repository is incompatible with the middle tier. Repository version "11.1.1.55.16" is older than minimum repository version "11.1.1.56.27" required.

oracle.mds.config.MDSConfigurationException: MDS-01330: unable to load MDS configuration document
MDS-01329: unable to load element "persistence-config"
MDS-01370: MetadataStore configuration for metadata-store-usage "webcenter_metadata_db_store" is invalid.
MDS-00912: MDS repository is incompatible with the middle tier. Repository version "11.1.1.55.16" is older than minimum repository version "11.1.1.56.27" required.

at oracle.mds.config.PConfig.loadFromBean(PConfig.java:690)
at oracle.mds.config.PConfig.<init>(PConfig.java:499)
at oracle.mds.config.MDSConfig.loadFromBean(MDSConfig.java:707)
at oracle.mds.config.MDSConfig.loadFromElement(MDSConfig.java:764)
at oracle.mds.config.MDSConfig.<init>(MDSConfig.java:420)
at oracle.mds.core.MDSInstance.getMDSConfigFromDocument(MDSInstance.java:2055)
at oracle.mds.core.MDSInstance.createMDSInstanceWithCustomizedConfig(MDSInstance.java:1197)
at oracle.mds.core.MDSInstance.getOrCreateInstance(MDSInstance.java:580)
at oracle.adf.share.config.ADFMDSConfig.parseADFConfiguration(ADFMDSConfig.java:137)
at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke0(Native Method)
at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(NativeMethodAccessorImpl.java:39)
at sun.reflect.DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.java:25)
at java.lang.reflect.Method.invoke(Method.java:597)
at oracle.adf.share.config.ADFConfigImpl.getResultFromComponent(ADFConfigImpl.java:460)
at oracle.adf.share.config.ADFConfigImpl.getConfigObject(ADFConfigImpl.java:526)
at oracle.adf.share.config.ADFConfigImpl.getConfigObject(ADFConfigImpl.java:509)
at oracle.adf.share.config.ADFConfigImpl.getMDSInstance(ADFConfigImpl.java:565)
at oracle.adf.share.config.ADFConfigImpl.getMDSInstance(ADFConfigImpl.java:560)
at oracle.adf.share.config.ADFContextMDSConfigHelperImpl.getMDSInstance(ADFContextMDSConfigHelperImpl.java:274)
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Caused By: oracle.mds.exception.MDSExceptionList: MDS-01329: unable to load element "persistence-config"
MDS-01370: MetadataStore configuration for metadata-store-usage "webcenter_metadata_db_store" is invalid.
MDS-00912: MDS repository is incompatible with the middle tier. Repository version "11.1.1.55.16" is older than minimum repository version "11.1.1.56.27" required.

at oracle.mds.config.PConfig.loadFromBean(PConfig.java:684)
at oracle.mds.config.PConfig.<init>(PConfig.java:499)
at oracle.mds.config.MDSConfig.loadFromBean(MDSConfig.java:707)
at oracle.mds.config.MDSConfig.loadFromElement(MDSConfig.java:764)
at oracle.mds.config.MDSConfig.<init>(MDSConfig.java:420)
at oracle.mds.core.MDSInstance.getMDSConfigFromDocument(MDSInstance.java:2055)
at oracle.mds.core.MDSInstance.createMDSInstanceWithCustomizedConfig(MDSInstance.java:1197)
at oracle.mds.core.MDSInstance.getOrCreateInstance(MDSInstance.java:580)
at oracle.adf.share.config.ADFMDSConfig.parseADFConfiguration(ADFMDSConfig.java:137)
at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke0(Native Method)
at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(NativeMethodAccessorImpl.java:39)
at sun.reflect.DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.java:25)
at java.lang.reflect.Method.invoke(Method.java:597)
at oracle.adf.share.config.ADFConfigImpl.getResultFromComponent(ADFConfigImpl.java:460)
at oracle.adf.share.config.ADFConfigImpl.getConfigObject(ADFConfigImpl.java:526)
at oracle.adf.share.config.ADFConfigImpl.getConfigObject(ADFConfigImpl.java:509)
at oracle.adf.share.config.ADFConfigImpl.getMDSInstance(ADFConfigImpl.java:565)
at oracle.adf.share.config.ADFConfigImpl.getMDSInstance(ADFConfigImpl.java:560)
at oracle.adf.share.config.ADFContextMDSConfigHelperImpl.getMDSInstance(ADFContextMDSConfigHelperImpl.java:274)
at oracle.adf.share.ADFContext.getMDSInstanceAsObject(ADFContext.java:1525)
at oracle.adf.share.http.ServletADFContext.initialize(ServletADFContext.java:451)
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at weblogic.management.deploy.internal.ConfiguredDeployments.activate(ConfiguredDeployments.java:169)
at weblogic.management.deploy.internal.ConfiguredDeployments.deploy(ConfiguredDeployments.java:123)
at weblogic.management.deploy.internal.DeploymentServerService.resume(DeploymentServerService.java:180)
at weblogic.management.deploy.internal.DeploymentServerService.start(DeploymentServerService.java:96)
at weblogic.t3.srvr.SubsystemRequest.run(SubsystemRequest.java:64)
at weblogic.work.ExecuteThread.execute(ExecuteThread.java:207)
at weblogic.work.ExecuteThread.run(ExecuteThread.java:176)
>
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Changes

Upgrade scenario:

Oracle WebCenter 11.1.1.2.0 (WLS 10.3.2.0);
Oracle Enterprise Content Management 10.1.3.5.1 (that came with WebCenter 11.1.1.1.0 till 11.1.1.3.0) upgraded onto Oracle Enterprise Content Management 11.1.1.4.0 within the same domain as Oracle WebCenter 11.1.1.2.0 - WLS will need to be upgraded to WLS 10.3.4.0.

Cause

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