OracleAS 10g OPMN Fails to Start OC4J - "OID Dependency Failed"

(Doc ID 401882.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 15, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Fusion Middleware - Version to [Release AS10g to AS10gR2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Checked for relevance on 28-Jan-2014
The advice in this support document is specific to OracleAS 10g (10.1.2) Middle Tiers. It does not apply to 10.1.3 or 11g environments.


An attempt to start an OracleAS 10g OC4J instance running in a middle tier fails.

The commands

opmnctl startall


opmnctl startproc process-type=<OC4J instance name>

fail with the error stack

--> Process (pid=0)
failed to start a managed process because a dependency check failed
oid dependency failed


The error is specific to OC4J instances running in an OracleAS 10g Middle Tier which has an association with an OracleAS 10g Infrastructure (Identity Management and Metadata Repository).


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