WebLogic Server Starts and Then Stops a Few Seconds Later with Error: BEA-000388: JVM called WLS shutdown hook. The server will force shutdown now. (Doc ID 1626472.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 05, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle WebLogic Server - Version 10.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Oracle WebLogic Server fails to start and the following error occurs:

Cause

Sign In with your My Oracle Support account

Don't have a My Oracle Support account? Click to get started

My Oracle Support provides customers with access to over a
Million Knowledge Articles and hundreds of Community platforms