Using APEX Listener / Oracle REST Data Services (ORDS) the Apex Page return Error 503 Service Unavailable (Doc ID 1589193.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 27, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Application Express (formerly HTML DB) - Version 4.0.1.00 and later
Oracle REST Data Services - Version 2.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Using the APEX  with APEX Listener / Oracle REST Data Services (ORDS) 2.0.x. When access the APEX Admin page (i.e. http://localhost:8080/apex/apex_admin or http://localhost:8080/ords/apex_admin), it returns the following error:

 

Cause

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