Runtime OHS Directory is Dropped and Error "Invalid OHS Instance" is Seen (Doc ID 2299317.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 23, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle HTTP Server - Version 12.1.3.0.0 to 12.2.1.2.0 [Release 12c]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On : 12.1.3.0.0 version, Admin of OHS

After patching the servers where OHS is installed and restarting, the Runtime/Instance directory is missing.  And the following error is seen, "Invalid OHS Instance".   

Changes

The Instance/Runtime configuration directory is expected to exist across changes and restarts.

Cause

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