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Oracle iPlanet Web Server Configured with SiteMinder Plugin Goes to Hung State and Process Changes to Defunct (Doc ID 2558336.1)

Last updated on MAY 08, 2020

Applies to:

Oracle iPlanet Web Server - Version 7.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

The iPlanet Web Server goes into a hung state suddenly when processing the request and the worker/child process changed to "DEFUNCT". To recover, need to restart the Web Servers and after restart web Server works normally and the same issue happens later some times.

Following message gets logged in errors log file:

 

Changes

 

Cause

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