Starting Oracle Secure Backup services fails with " child didn't lock rock file - child never locked rock file (FSP rock file manager)"

(Doc ID 2019487.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 16, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Secure Backup - Version 10.4.0.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

After the installation the observiced is not starting with error:
"Starting Oracle Secure Backup services... 2015/05/26.15:02:52 child didn't lock rock file - child never locked rock file (FSP rock file manager)
2015/05/26.15:02:52 warning: can't delete rock file /usr/tmp/observiced.lck - No such file or directory"

Changes

 This is a new OSB  installation on a host which is  also working as Oracle VM manager.

Cause

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