Installing FMW 11g Forms And Reports On Windows Fails with "Starting the Admin_Server timed out" (Doc ID 953350.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Fusion Middleware - Version 11.1.1.2.0 to 11.1.2.0.0 [Release Oracle11g]
z*OBSOLETE: Microsoft Windows Server 2003 R2 (64-bit AMD64 and Intel EM64T)
Microsoft Windows x64 (64-bit) - OS Version: 7
Microsoft Windows x64 (64-bit) - Version: 2008 R2

Symptoms

When installing Forms/Reports on Windows, it fails with "Starting the Admin_Server timed out".  The install actions log file shows the following:

[2009-10-13T14:35:55.961-07:00] [as] [ERROR] [] [oracle.as.provisioning] [tid: 14] [ecid: 0000IHFci6I7y0YjLpmJOA1ApEMW000005,0]
[2009-10-13T14:35:55.977-07:00] [as] [ERROR] [] [oracle.as.provisioning] [tid: 14] [ecid: 0000IHFci6I7y0YjLpmJOA1ApEMW000005,0] [[
oracle.as.provisioning.util.ConfigException:
Error while starting the domain.
Cause:
Starting the Admin_Server timed out.
Action:
See logs for more details.
at oracle.as.provisioning.util.ConfigException.createConfigException(ConfigException.java:123)
at oracle.as.provisioning.weblogic.ASDomain.startDomain(ASDomain.java:3085)
at oracle.as.provisioning.weblogic.ASDomain.startDomain(ASDomain.java:2964)
at oracle.as.provisioning.engine.WorkFlowExecutor._startAdminServer(WorkFlowExecutor.java:1643)
at oracle.as.provisioning.engine.WorkFlowExecutor._createDomain(WorkFlowExecutor.java:633)
at oracle.as.provisioning.engine.WorkFlowExecutor.executeWLSWorkFlow(WorkFlowExecutor.java:388)
at oracle.as.provisioning.engine.Config.executeConfigWorkflow_WLS(Config.java:870)
at oracle.as.install.classic.ca.standard.StandardWorkFlowExecutor.execute(StandardWorkFlowExecutor.java:65)
at oracle.as.install.classic.ca.standard.AbstractProvisioningTask.execute(AbstractProvisioningTask.java:26)
at oracle.as.install.classic.ca.standard.StandardProvisionTaskList.execute(StandardProvisionTaskList.java:61)
at oracle.as.install.classic.ca.ClassicConfigMain.doExecute(ClassicConfigMain.java:126)
at oracle.as.install.engine.modules.configuration.client.ConfigAction.execute(ConfigAction.java:335)
at oracle.as.install.engine.modules.configuration.action.TaskPerformer.run(TaskPerformer.java:87)
at oracle.as.install.engine.modules.configuration.action.TaskPerformer.startConfigAction(TaskPerformer.java:104)
at oracle.as.install.engine.modules.configuration.action.ActionRequest.perform(ActionRequest.java:15)
at oracle.as.install.engine.modules.configuration.action.RequestQueue.perform(RequestQueue.java:63)
at oracle.as.install.engine.modules.configuration.standard.StandardConfigActionManager.start(StandardConfigActionManager.java:158)
at oracle.as.install.engine.modules.configuration.boot.ConfigurationExtension.kickstart(ConfigurationExtension.java:81)
at oracle.as.install.engine.modules.configuration.ConfigurationModule.run(ConfigurationModule.java:82)
at java.lang.Thread.run(Thread.java:619)

]]

The install actions out file also shows:

*** Creating a new AdminServer Object ...
*** AdminServer port is 7001
*** Starting the domain ...
LOADING DLL : C:\Oracle\Middleware\as_1\install\config\\StartUtil64.dll

*** Starting NodeManager
DEBUG : Node Manager Prop File : C:/Oracle/Middleware/wlserver_10.3/common/nodemanager/nodemanager.properties
isPortAvailable [port 5556]
Port 5556 not available.
WARNING : Node Manager is already running
*** ASDomain.getMBeanServerConnection ...
*** getMBeanServerConnection ...
*** Connecting to AdminServer ...
trying to connect to A2000Remote.KWDZ.com 7001
*** ASDomain.getMBeanServerConnection ...
*** getMBeanServerConnection ...
*** Connecting to AdminServer ...
trying to connect to A2000Remote.KWDZ.com 7001
java.lang.NullPointerException
at oracle.as.provisioning.weblogic.ASObject.getDomainConfig(ASObject.java:272)
at oracle.as.provisioning.weblogic.ASDomain.setNodeManagerProps(ASDomain.java:4974)
at oracle.as.provisioning.engine.WorkFlowExecutor._createDomain(WorkFlowExecutor.java:637)
at oracle.as.provisioning.engine.WorkFlowExecutor.executeWLSWorkFlow(WorkFlowExecutor.java:388)
at oracle.as.provisioning.engine.Config.executeConfigWorkflow_WLS(Config.java:870)
at oracle.as.install.classic.ca.standard.StandardWorkFlowExecutor.execute(StandardWorkFlowExecutor.java:65)
at oracle.as.install.classic.ca.standard.AbstractProvisioningTask.execute(AbstractProvisioningTask.java:26)
at oracle.as.install.classic.ca.standard.StandardProvisionTaskList.execute(StandardProvisionTaskList.java:61)
at oracle.as.install.classic.ca.ClassicConfigMain.doExecute(ClassicConfigMain.java:126)
at oracle.as.install.engine.modules.configuration.client.ConfigAction.execute(ConfigAction.java:335)
at oracle.as.install.engine.modules.configuration.action.TaskPerformer.run(TaskPerformer.java:87)
at oracle.as.install.engine.modules.configuration.action.TaskPerformer.startConfigAction(TaskPerformer.java:104)
at oracle.as.install.engine.modules.configuration.action.ActionRequest.perform(ActionRequest.java:15)
at oracle.as.install.engine.modules.configuration.action.RequestQueue.perform(RequestQueue.java:63)
at oracle.as.install.engine.modules.configuration.standard.StandardConfigActionManager.start(StandardConfigActionManager.java:158)
at oracle.as.install.engine.modules.configuration.boot.ConfigurationExtension.kickstart(ConfigurationExtension.java:81)
at oracle.as.install.engine.modules.configuration.ConfigurationModule.run(ConfigurationModule.java:82)
at java.lang.Thread.run(Thread.java:619)
oracle.as.provisioning.exception.ASProvisioningException
at oracle.as.provisioning.engine.Config.executeConfigWorkflow_WLS(Config.java:876)
at oracle.as.install.classic.ca.standard.StandardWorkFlowExecutor.execute(StandardWorkFlowExecutor.java:65)
at oracle.as.install.classic.ca.standard.AbstractProvisioningTask.execute(AbstractProvisioningTask.java:26)
at oracle.as.install.classic.ca.standard.StandardProvisionTaskList.execute(StandardProvisionTaskList.java:61)
at oracle.as.install.classic.ca.ClassicConfigMain.doExecute(ClassicConfigMain.java:126)
at oracle.as.install.engine.modules.configuration.client.ConfigAction.execute(ConfigAction.java:335)
at oracle.as.install.engine.modules.configuration.action.TaskPerformer.run(TaskPerformer.java:87)
at oracle.as.install.engine.modules.configuration.action.TaskPerformer.startConfigAction(TaskPerformer.java:104)
at oracle.as.install.engine.modules.configuration.action.ActionRequest.perform(ActionRequest.java:15)
at oracle.as.install.engine.modules.configuration.action.RequestQueue.perform(RequestQueue.java:63)
at oracle.as.install.engine.modules.configuration.standard.StandardConfigActionManager.start(StandardConfigActionManager.java:158)
at oracle.as.install.engine.modules.configuration.boot.ConfigurationExtension.kickstart(ConfigurationExtension.java:81)
at oracle.as.install.engine.modules.configuration.ConfigurationModule.run(ConfigurationModule.java:82)
at java.lang.Thread.run(Thread.java:619)
Caused by: oracle.as.provisioning.exception.ASProvWorkflowException: Error Executing workflow.
at oracle.as.provisioning.engine.WorkFlowExecutor._createDomain(WorkFlowExecutor.java:684)
at oracle.as.provisioning.engine.WorkFlowExecutor.executeWLSWorkFlow(WorkFlowExecutor.java:388)
at oracle.as.provisioning.engine.Config.executeConfigWorkflow_WLS(Config.java:870)
... 13 more
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