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OracleAS 10g Rel 2 "dcmctl resyncInstance -force" May 'Corrupt' OC4J Files, Breaking Applications Like Portal / Forms / Reports (Doc ID 842326.1)

Last updated on JUNE 30, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle Fusion Middleware - Version 10.1.2.0.0 to 10.1.2.3.0 [Release AS10gR2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
This problem can occur on any platform.

Symptoms

Certain OC4J instance configuration files may get 'corrupted' / 'overwritten' in these scenarios

1. The DCM resyncInstance command with the '-force' is issued manually

If Portal has been SSL configured post install, a dcmctl resyncInstance will remove the SSL information from this file:

ORACLE_HOME/j2ee/OC4J_Portal/applications/portal/portal/WEB-INF/web.xml

Also if any files have been manually added or edited in the ORACLE_HOME/j2ee directory structure the files will be removed or overwritten.

Cause

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