11gR2 Report Servers Will Not Start, Failing with REP-0004 (Engine Dies)

(Doc ID 1421439.1)

Last updated on JULY 08, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Reports Developer - Version to [Release 11g]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


On :  or higher version

When attempting to start the reports servers
the following error occurs.

ERROR In the trace logs

* For the Standalone reports server :

Command opmnctl status shows the standalone down.

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Install new Forms & Reports 11gR2
2. Use opmnctl to start the standalone reports server


    Start any reports server in EM console

3. Observe that the Reports Server does not start (check logs)


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