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How To Make Changes In oim-config.xml When Oracle identity Manager (OIM) 11g or Oracle Idenity Governance (OIG) 12c Server(s) Are Unavailable (Doc ID 1378007.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 30, 2023

Applies to:

Identity Manager - Version to [Release 12c]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


There may be situations where the OIM server is down and will not restart and configuration(s) have to changed in the oim-config.xml in the MDS; however, due to the OIM managed server being down, the usual approaches to doing so, such as the scripts or the Enterprise Manager console, cannot be used. A particular scenario in which this may occur is if the OIM managed server hangs during startup and the thread dump shows it is hanging on JavaGroups - which depends on multicast address configured in oim-config.xml file:

How to change the configuration in oim-config.xml in such cases when all OIM managed servers are down?

Troubleshooting Steps

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