Deploying Configuration on Oracle Iplanet Web Server 7 Shows "ADMIN3606: Error while reconfiguring the server. failure: failed to connect to watchdog failure" and Error ADMIN3011 (Doc ID 1362368.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 25, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle iPlanet Web Server - Version 7.0 and later
Oracle Communications Delegated Administrator - Version 7.0.0 to 7.0.0 [Release 7.0.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 22-Aug-2013***

Symptoms

The following error is seen in the Oracle iPlanet Web Server Administration GUI when deploying a configuration.

Exception: ADMIN3011: The operation failed with errors on the following nodes: Node 'nodename.domain.com': ADMIN3606: Error while reconfiguring the server. failure: failed to connect to watchdog. failure: failed to connect to server watchdog.

Changes

The Oracle iPlanet Administration Server user is configured to run as user "webservd"

The Oracle iPlanet Web Server Administration Server is started as user "root".

Cause

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