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Error REP-56114 When Trying to Start The Reports Server (Doc ID 362683.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 26, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Reports Developer - Version to [Release Oracle10g to 11g]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When starting a 10g Reports Server, the following errors are found in rwserver.trc trace file:

[2006/3/27 3:55:39:336] Info 56025 (RWServer:startServer): Reports Server is starting up
[2006/3/27 3:55:40:919] Info 56023 (ServerImpl:ServerImpl): Idle thread has been started
[2006/3/27 3:55:40:939] Info 50103 (RWServer:startServer): Binding to cos naming service
[2006/3/27 3:55:41:920] Exception 56114 (): Bind to naming server failed :org.omg.CORBA.COMM_FAILURE: vmcid: SUN minor code: 201 completed: No
oracle.reports.RWException: IDL:oracle/reports/RWException:1.0
at oracle.reports.utility.Utility.newRWException(
at oracle.reports.server.RWServer.startServer(
at oracle.reports.server.RWServer.jniMain(

For 11g Reports Server, the errors in rwserver_diagnostic.log file look like:

[2014-08-22T13:20:52.759-04:00] [reports] [INCIDENT_ERROR] [REP-56114] [oracle.reports.server] [tid: 10] [ecid: <ECID>] REP-56114 : The attempt to bind to the naming server failed.:org.omg.CORBA.COMM_FAILURE:   vmcid: SUN  minor code: 201  completed: No  [[
oracle.reports.RWException: IDL:oracle/reports/RWException:1.0


[2014-08-22T13:20:55.306-04:00] [reports] [INCIDENT_ERROR] [REP-50125] [oracle.reports.server] [tid: 10] [ecid: <ECID>] REP-50125 : org.omg.CORBA.COMM_FAILURE:   vmcid: SUN  minor code: 201  completed: No  [[
Caused by: Connection refused
at Method)
Aug 22, 2014 1:20:59 PM <init>
WARNING: "IOP00410201: (COMM_FAILURE) Connection failure: socketType: IIOP_CLEAR_TEXT; hostname: <host>; port: <port_number>"
org.omg.CORBA.COMM_FAILURE:   vmcid: SUN  minor code: 201  completed: No




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