Unable to Start ODISRV - Instance Number : 2 Already Running on another host

(Doc ID 815065.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Internet Directory - Version 10.1.2.0.2 to 10.1.4.3 [Release 10gR2 to 10gR3]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 03-JAN-2013***

Symptoms

OIDSRV does not start, the odisrv02.log shows:

Oracle Directory Integration Server instance# 02 started..
-----------------------------------------------------
Tue Jul 01 09:36:34 CEST 2008 : Starting Server to execute Profile Group :999 against LDAP Server
(abc.at.com :389)
Tue Jul 01 09:36:34 CEST 2008 : Retrieved Credentials from Local Wallet
Tue Jul 01 09:36:34 CEST 2008 : SSL Mode :0
Tue Jul 01 09:36:34 CEST 2008 : Connecting to LDAP...
Tue Jul 01 09:36:34 CEST 2008 : Connection to LDAP Server Successful
Tue Jul 01 09:36:44 CEST 2008 : DIP Server Instance Entry Exists : 2
Tue Jul 01 09:36:44 CEST 2008 : DIP Server Instance Entry Created By OIDMON
Tue Jul 01 09:36:44 CEST 2008 : ODI Server Instance Registration Failure : java.lang.Exception:
Instance Number : 2 Already Running on another host : abc.at.com
Cannot start another Instance with the same number ..
Exception while validating Instance Entry..
Error Registering Server Instance ..

There are 2  svrWallet files located in $ORACLE_HOME/ldap/odi/conf :
   svrWallet_<hostname1> and svrWallet_<hostname2>

Cause

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