Oracle HTTP Server Fails to Start with the Error "failed to get an IP for the hostname"

(Doc ID 2301668.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 29, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle HTTP Server - Version 11.1.1.0.0 to 11.1.1.9.0 [Release Oracle11g]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

While trying to start Oracle HTTP Server, it fails to start with the Error "failed to get an IP for the hostname"

Complete command line output is as follows:



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Cause

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