Cannot Start HTTP Server From Root User Using "sudo" Command (Doc ID 846889.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 31, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle HTTP Server - Version 10.1.2.0.2 to 10.1.2.3.0 [Release AS10gR2]
Generic UNIX

Symptoms

Linux x86 RedHat
Oracle Application Server OIF 10.1.4.2.0 based on OracleAS 10.1.2.0.2 (Core)

When starting the Oracle Application Server instance from the Root account using the "sudo" command, the HTTP Server fails to start and the following error is returned:

# sudo $ORACLE_HOME/opmn/bin/opmnctl startall
opmnctl: starting opmn and all managed processes...
================================================================================
opmn id=test40dc:6200
2 of 3 processes started.

ias-instance id=instance_name.hostname.domain
++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
ias-component/process-type/process-set:
HTTP_Server/HTTP_Server/HTTP_Server

Error
--> Process (pid=32590)
failed to start a managed process after the maximum retry limit
Log:
<oracle_home>/opmn/logs/HTTP_Server~1



Cause

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