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OPMN Fails to Start Oracle HTTP Server 10g On Solaris - Error "apachectl hardstop: httpd (no pid file) not running" (Doc ID 412835.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 30, 2021

Applies to:

Oracle Fusion Middleware - Version 10.1.2.0.2 to 10.1.4.3.0 [Release AS10gR2 to AS10gR3]
Oracle HTTP Server - Version 10.1.2.0.2 to 10.1.3.5.0 [Release AS10gR2 to AS10gR3]
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (32-bit)
Oracle Application Server 10g Enterprise Edition - Version: 10.1.2.0.2 to 10.1.3.4.0
Sun Solaris SPARC (64-bit)Sun Solaris SPARC (32-bit)

***Checked for relevance on 10-JAN-2014***

Symptoms

The HTTP Server can not be started up in a 10.1.2/10.1.3 Application Server on Solaris . The following message is shown:



- Another ORACLE_HOME in the same box works fine, i.e. the HTTP Server starts and stops fine
- The mod_osso configuration assistant fails as a side effect, i.e. the first symptom found was some config assistants failed at installation time,

Changes

Logical disk volumes are setup, although the ORACLE_HOME was installed on a local disk not using logical disk volumes.

Cause

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