Cannot Start OHS Because "Address Already In Use" could not bind to address 0.0.0.0:<port> and/or [::]:<port>
(Doc ID 1615822.1)
Last updated on AUGUST 15, 2023
Applies to:Oracle HTTP Server - Version 126.96.36.199.0 to 188.8.131.52.0 [Release Oracle11g to 12c]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
OHS will not start - In the ohs error log file (usually ohs1.log) the following errors occur. Note: The port may be different than this case and the Host IP will show up where <Host IP> is below:
This can be an intermittent issue. Sometimes OHS startup completes without issue.
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