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OUD 11g / 12c - How to Start / Stop OUD Server Standalone Instances - OR - Instances Installed within a WLS Domain (Doc ID 2307411.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 03, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle Unified Directory - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


This article will show how to Start / Stop OUD Server  -
- Standalone Instances
- OR -
- Instances Installed within a WLS Domain

To determine if the OUD instance is installed within a domain, check if the INSTANCE_ROOT is under -

If unsure where the OUD instance resides and the OUD instance is running, (on Unix) run -

ps -ef | grep config.ldif

Example for an OUD 12c Standalone instance -

$ ps -ef | grep config.ldif
USER  PID     1 10 19:22 pts/3    00:00:31 /bin/java -Xms11981m -Xmx11981m -d64 -XX:+UseCompressedOops -server -Xmn1g -XX:MaxTenuringThreshold=1 -XX:+UseConcMarkSweepGC -XX:CMSInitiatingOccupancyFraction=60 -Dorg.opends.server.scriptName=start-ds org.opends.server.core.DirectoryServer --configClass org.opends.server.extensions.ConfigFileHandler --configFile <OUD_INSTANCE_ROOT>/OUD/config/config.ldif --timeout 0

where the value after --configFile is the path to the OUD Instance's config file -

and the 12c Standalone or OUD 11g instance can be located anywhere based on the path specified during install.

If the instance is not running, check where the instance is located (on Unix) by running -

find / -name config.ldif 2>/dev/null

For reference -
OUD 12c - How to Create a Directory Server Instance or Proxy Server Instance Using WLST / How to Start the OUD Instance Installed in a WLS Domain / How to Start WLS to Use OUDSM (Doc ID 2298807.1)
How to Start OUD Instance on Linux/UNIX Boot (Doc ID 2463282.1)

More info about starting DIP Managed Servers -
Starting Managed Servers with a Startup Script


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In this Document
 Starting or Stopping OUD 12 Server Instance in Standalone Mode Without Domain Configuration
 Starting or Stopping OUD 12 Server Instance in Collocated Mode With Domain Configuration

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