Unable To Boot PeopleSoft Application Server Domains After Red Hat Linux OS Upgrade (Doc ID 2288645.1)

Last updated on JULY 20, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Tuxedo - Version 12.1.3 and later
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Advanced Server x86-64 (AMD Opteron Architecture)

Symptoms

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 x86-64
PeopleSoft 8.55
Tuxedo, Version 12.1.3.0.0, 64-bit, Patch Level 090

Inside the appserv folder, executed psadmin command to boot the application server domain:
  psadmin-> 1) Application server -> 1) administer a Domain -> Anydomain -> 1) Boot this domain -> Serial Boot

 The boot command fails with the following errors in the TUXLOG:

114931.mymachine!PSAPPSRV.18939.3425780192.0: 07-06-2017: Tuxedo Version 12.1.3.0.0, 64-bit
114931.mymachine!PSAPPSRV.18939.3425780192.0: LIBTUX_CAT:262: INFO: Standard main starting
114939.mymachine!tmboot.18937.2853171648.-2: tmboot: CMDTUX_CAT:827: ERROR: Fatal error encountered; initiating user error handler
114945.mymachine!BBL.18930.3286692288.0: LIBTUX_CAT:541: WARN: Server APPSRV/1 terminated
114945.mymachine!BBL.18930.3286692288.0: LIBTUX_CAT:550: WARN: Cleaning up restartable server APPSRV/1
114945.mymachine!cleanupsrv.19229.3307073984.-2: 07-06-2017: Tuxedo Version 12.1.3.0.0, 64-bit
114945.mymachine!cleanupsrv.19229.3307073984.-2: server APPSRV/1: CMDTUX_CAT:551: INFO: server removed
114948.mymachine!BBL.18930.3286692288.0: LIBTUX_CAT:216: WARN: Process 18939 died; removing from BB
114948.mymachine!BBL.18930.3286692288.0: CMDTUX_CAT:26: INFO: The BBL is exiting system
114951.mymachine!tmboot.18937.2853171648.-2: FATAL: CMDTUX_CAT:828: ERROR: Cannot create error process - fork() failed


And these errors in stderr:

18939: 1499356177: PSPAL::Abort: Unexpected signal received
18939: 1499356177: PSPAL::Abort: Location: /vob/peopletools/src/pspal/exception_sigaction.cpp:520: RecoverableSignalHandler
18939: 1499356177: PSPAL::Abort: Generating process state report to /usr/opt/psoft/epm89/appserv/MYDOMAIN/LOGS/PSAPPSRV.18939/process_state.txt
18939: 1499356177: PSPAL::Abort: Terminating process now.




Changes

 Updated/Patched Red Hat Enterprise Linux operating system.

Kernel version
[root@mymachine ~]# uname -a
Linux mymachine 2.6.32-696.3.2.el6.x86_64 #1 SMP Wed Jun 7 11:51:39 EDT 2017 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux
OS version
[root@mymachine ~]# cat /etc/redhat-release
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server release 6.9 (Santiago)

Cause

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