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AD to OID 10g DIP Synchronization Fails with Errors: Instance Number : 2 Already Running on another host / Cannot start another Instance with the same number (Doc ID 727828.1)

Last updated on MARCH 12, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Internet Directory - Version 10.1.2 to 10.1.4 [Release 10gR2 to 10gR3]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


    1. The DIP log file $ORACLE_HOME/ldap/log/odisrv02.log shows that odisrv is failing to start:

      This log file is generated when odisrv is started using oidctl command with instance=2 and configset=1.

  1. After starting the odisrv instance, it is visible in Oracle Directory Manager (oidadmin) when clicking Server Management > Integration Server


This was caused due to the conflict between Virtual hostname and Physical Hostname.


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