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 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


On : 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>

--> Process (index=1,uid=59648983,pid=14020)
failed to start a managed process after the maximum retry limit


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

exec of apachectl failed, errno=8



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