WebLogic Managed Server Starts When Using Node Manager but Admin Console Reports Start Failed (Doc ID 861098.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 07, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle WebLogic Server - Version 9.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 3-Jun-2016***

Symptoms

Using NodeManager to start a managed server, the console reports the state of the server first as "FAILED_NOT_RESTARTABLE," then it shows it as "RUNNING," but finally the status is set to "FAILED."

Looking at the output of the server in question, the following can be seen:

Changes

Adding nohup and & to the NodeManager script used to start the managed server.

Cause

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