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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 JUNE 05, 2023

Applies to:

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


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,


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


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