Agile Application Server Fails to Start With Error Opening the Transaction Log: %Agile_Home%/agileDomain/servers/hostname-AgileServer/data/ldap/ldapfiles/EmbeddedLDAP.tran (Permission Denied) (Doc ID 2219903.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Agile PLM Framework - Version 9.3.3.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

New Agile installation on test environment cannot startup with below error


Error

Your environment has been set.
<Nov 29, 2016 1:52:37 PM CST> <Error> <EmbeddedLDAP> <BEA-000000> <Error opening the Transaction Log: /u01/app/agile/agile933/agileDomain/servers/hostname-AgileServer/data/ldap/ldapfiles/EmbeddedLDAP.tran (Permission denied)>
<Nov 29, 2016 1:52:37 PM CST> <Error> <EmbeddedLDAP> <BEA-000000> <Error Instantiating 'dc=agileDomain': null>
<Nov 29, 2016 1:52:37 PM CST> <Critical> <EmbeddedLDAP> <BEA-171522> <An error occurred while initializing the embedded LDAP server. The exception that occurred is java.lang.ClassCastException: com.octetstring.vde.backend.BackendRoot cannot be cast to com.octetstring.vde.backend.standard.BackendStandard. This may indicate a problem with the data files for the embedded LDAP server. If the problem is with the data files, and it cannot be corrected, backups of previous versions of the data files exist in /u01/app/agile/agile933/agileDomain/servers/hostname-AgileServer/data/ldap/backup.>
<Nov 29, 2016 1:52:37 PM CST> <Critical> <WebLogicServer> <BEA-000362> <Server failed. Reason:

There are 1 nested errors:

java.lang.ClassCastException: com.octetstring.vde.backend.BackendRoot cannot be cast to com.octetstring.vde.backend.standard.BackendStandard
at weblogic.ldap.EmbeddedLDAP.start(EmbeddedLDAP.java:303)
at weblogic.t3.srvr.SubsystemRequest.run(SubsystemRequest.java:64)
at weblogic.work.ExecuteThread.execute(ExecuteThread.java:256)
at weblogic.work.ExecuteThread.run(ExecuteThread.java:221)



Steps to reproduce

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Install Agile Application Server
2. Start Agile Application Server



Cause

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