Configuration of Forms & Reports on Windows fails at the step 'OPMN starting report server component'

(Doc ID 1962072.1)

Last updated on JULY 29, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Fusion Middleware - Version to [Release Oracle11g]
Microsoft Windows x64 (64-bit) - Version: 2008 R2
Microsoft Windows x64 (64-bit) - OS Version: 7


During the configuration of Reports Services in a Forms & Reports Installation on Windows 2008 R2 64 bit machine, it fails at the step "Opmnctl startproc ias-component=RptSvr_xxxx_xxx". It gives the error, "Multicast:init Unrecognized Windows Sockets error: 0: no Inet4Address associated with interface"

The following full error stack may be seen in rwserver_diagnostic.log :



No changes done, its a fresh installation during which issues may be seen.


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