Starting Dbconsole Fails With "Logging May Not Be Active For This Process" for RAC Database (Doc ID 1623538.1)

Last updated on JULY 01, 2016

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager for Oracle Database - Version 11.2.0.1 to 11.2.0.4 [Release 11.2]
Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.3 to 11.2.0.3 [Release 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Attempting to start dbconsole on a RAC Cluster, or attempting to issue the emctl status dbconsole command, gives the following error message:-

"OC4J Configuration issue. An error occurred while attempting to change log file permissions. Logging may not be active for this process. _<dbname> not found.

Notice that the hostname is missing from the output.

 

Cause

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