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"IllegalArgumentException: ONS configuration failed" While Configuring the Domain (Doc ID 2314350.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 03, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Service Bus - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


On : version, OSB Installer

Unable to configure OSB domain after installing WLS/OSB in new environment

Also, Unable to upgrade OSB to

Both these scenarios fail with the following error

Failed to bind the schema component bind data

Error Message: ONS configuration failed

[2017-09-12T14:31:13.940+01:00] [Framework] [ERROR] [] [upgrade.Framework] [tid: 15] [ecid: 81bb128a-8627-44f4-85fa-17475af6a320-00000002,0] [[
java.lang.IllegalArgumentException: ONS configuration failed
at oracle.simplefan.impl.FanManager.configure(
at oracle.jdbc.driver.HAManager.configure(
at oracle.jdbc.driver.HAManager.(
at oracle.jdbc.driver.HAManager.getInstance(
at oracle.jdbc.driver.HAManager.enableHAIfNecessary(
Caused by: oracle.ons.NoServersAvailable: Subscription time out
at oracle.ons.NotificationNetwork.waitUntilOnline(
at oracle.ons.ONS.init(
at oracle.ons.ONS.(
at oracle.simplefan.impl.FanManager$
at oracle.simplefan.impl.FanManager$

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:

Install new OSB environment and try to configure OSB domain


upgrade OSB to


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