Not Able to Start Reports Server - REP-51002 REP-50600 (Doc ID 2290905.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 01, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Reports Developer - Version 12.2.1.0.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Trying to run reports fail with the following error.

Example

REP-51002: Bind to Reports Server REPORTS_SERVER_NAME failed.

 

Reviewing rwserver_diagnostic.log file is showing the following error.

Example

[2017-07-24T10:36:14.881+10:00] [reports] [INCIDENT_ERROR] [REP-50600] [oracle.reports.server] [tid: 1] [ecid: a1edcff0-750d-45f0-ba52-7984e4b9c0dd-00000002,0] REP-50600 : Broadcasting is disabled. Please enable cosnaming for Reports discovery. [[
oracle.reports.RWException: IDL:oracle/reports/RWException:1.0
at oracle.reports.utility.Utility.newRWException(Utility.java:1016)
at oracle.reports.server.RWServer.startServer(RWServer.java:1073)
at oracle.reports.server.RWServer.jniMain(RWServer.java:289)

 

Nodemanager tries to start reports server but fails and it keeps trying.

Example

<Jul 13, 2017 9:37:56 AM AEST> <INFO> <tst1> <repservertst1> <The server 'REPORTS_SERVER_NAME' is running now.>
<Jul 13, 2017 9:38:14 AM AEST> <INFO> <tst1> <repservertst1> <The server 'rREPORTS_SERVER_NAME' with process id 88121 is no longer alive; waiting for the process to die.>
<Jul 13, 2017 9:38:14 AM AEST> <INFO> <tst1> <repservertst1> <Server failed so attempting to restart (restart count = 1)>
<Jul 13, 2017 9:38:15 AM AEST> <INFO> <tst1> <repservertst1> <The server 'REPORTS_SERVER_NAME' is running now.>
<Jul 13, 2017 9:38:52 AM AEST> <INFO> <tst1> <repservertst1> <The server 'REPORTS_SERVER_NAME' with process id 88258 is no longer alive; waiting for the process to die.>
<Jul 13, 2017 9:38:52 AM AEST> <INFO> <tst1> <repservertst1> <Server failed so attempting to restart (restart count = 1)>
<Jul 13, 2017 9:38:53 AM AEST> <INFO> <tst1> <repservertst1> <The server 'REPORTS_SERVER_NAME' is running now.>

 

Cause

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