Oracle HTTP Server 12c Start Fails With Error: "The hosts configured for the Listen and VirtualHost directives in admin.conf do not match" (Doc ID 2230844.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 15, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle HTTP Server - Version 12.1.2.0.0 to 12.2.1.2.0 [Release 12c]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Installed a new instances of 12.1.3.0.0  Oracle HTTP Server (OHS) in the same domain.
After the installation, unable to start the OHS component
The startup command results in the following:



In the DOMAIN_HOME/servers/ohs1/logs/ohs1.log
[2017-01-06T17:45:39.0040-05:00] [OHS] [ERROR:32] [OHS-9999] [ohs_core.c] [host_id: host1] [host_addr: xx.xx.xx.xx] [pid: 95116] [tid: 140468909954880] [user: user1] [VirtualHost: main] The hosts configured for the Listen and VirtualHost directives in admin.conf do not match

[2017-01-06T17:45:39.0040-05:00] [OHS] [ERROR:32] [OHS-9999] [core.c] [host_id: host1] [host_addr: xx.xx.xx.xx] [pid: 95116] [tid: 140468909954880] [user: user1] [VirtualHost: main] Configuration Failed

Cause

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