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How to Start/Stop the 12c OID Server (in New WLST Commands replacing "OPMN") / Encountering "Unable To Bind To LDAP Server" Error after System Reboot. (Doc ID 2450451.1)

Last updated on MARCH 06, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle Internet Directory - Version to [Release 12c]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
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Situation Description

OID 12c Server Start/Stop Issues - Encountering Error "Unable To Bind To LDAP Server", after System Reboot.


Steps Executed

 - New OID installation.
 - The "oid_setup" command completed successfully and initial testing was confirmed (ldapbind is working at this point).
 - Stopped Services and Rebooted the System.
 - Started Nodemanager and WLS AdminServer.
 - The "oid_instancestatus" shows the OID is up.

....but ldapbind will no longer connect.

Observed Error Output



The system was rebooted, and/or the OID Server processes were stopped (or simply not running), by means other than the official 12c procedures.



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