Oracle HTTP Server Fails to Start with Error "log4cxx: No appender could be found for logger"

(Doc ID 2348208.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 28, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle HTTP Server - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


While trying to start Oracle HTTP Server, it fails with the below error:

./opmnctl startall
opmnctl startall: starting opmn and all managed processes...
opmn id=host:6701
Response: 0 of 1 processes started.

 ias-instance id=instance1



--> Process (index=1,uid=1738958775,pid=8492)
failed to start a managed process after the maximum retry limit


console~OHS~1.log shows this: 



Configured appDynamics agent in OHS. Refer to below third party link for more information on agent configuration:



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