Unable to Start Oracle HTTP Server with Error "libexpat.so.0: invalid ELF header"

(Doc ID 2222360.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 12, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle HTTP Server - Version 11.1.1.7.0 to 11.1.1.7.0 [Release Oracle11g]
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

Attempting to start ohs1 in an Oracle Forms and Reports 11.1.2.2 environment generates the following error in the INSTANCE_HOME/diagnostics/logs/OHS/ohs1/console_OHS_1.log:

 

Changes

 The machine running the Oracle Forms and Reports 11.1.2.2 environment had crashed and a subsequent file system restore did not restore all files correctly.

Cause

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