Opmnctl Start Fails With Error "Address family not supported by protocol" (Doc ID 2020521.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 01, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Fusion Middleware - Version 11.1.1.5.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

While starting opmn using opmnctl start in FMW 11g, it fails with "SOCKET: Address family not supported by protocol" error and fails to start.

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