Starting HTTP Server using Opmnctl Fails with "exec of apachectl failed, errno=8" (Doc ID 1994583.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 30, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle HTTP Server - Version 11.1.1.7.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On : 11.1.1.7.0 version, iAS Web Server Installation.

When attempting to execute opmnctl startall the following error occurs.

$opmnctl startall

opmnctl startall: starting opmn and all managed processes...

================================================================================
opmn id=<hostname>:6701
Response: 0 of 1 processes started.

ias-instance id=<instancename>
++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
ias-component/process-type/process-set:HTTP_Server/OHS/OHS/

Error
--> Process (index=1,uid=59648983,pid=14020)
failed to start a managed process after the maximum retry limit
Log:
$INSTANCE_HOME/diagnostics/logs/OHS/ohs1/console~OHS~1.log

 

Additionally, the $INSTANCE_HOME/diagnostics/logs/OHS/ohs1/console~OHS~1.log shows following error entry:

exec of apachectl failed, errno=8

 

Cause

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