Error - Exiting With Status 204 (Doc ID 1289128.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 03, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Applications DBA - Version 12.0.0 to 12.2 [Release 12 to 12.2Cloud]
Oracle Applications Technology Stack - Version 12.0 to 12.2 [Release 12.0 to 12.2]
Oracle Application Object Library - Version 12.0.0 to 12.2 [Release 12 to 12.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When attempting to start Apache services the following error occurs:

Error: exiting with status 204

From the HTTP_Server_1.log
Start process
$IAS_ORACLE_HOME/Apache/Apache/bin/apachectl startssl: execing httpd

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
Start Apache Services using
$ sh start

Business Impact:
Due to this issue, users cannot log in to Oracle Application.


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