R12 E-Business Suite Forms Sessions are Failing with error "FRM-92101 - There was a failure in the forms server during startup"
Last updated on JANUARY 05, 2018
Applies to:Oracle E-Business Suite Technology Stack - Version 12.0.6 to 12.1.3 [Release 12.0 to 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
When attempting to use any forms based application, the forms sessions either fail to launch with the following error
FRM-92101 There was a failure in the forms server during startup
oracle.forms.net.ConnectionEception: Cannot run program "$10.1.3_ORACLE_HOME/bin/frmweb" (in directory "$10.1.3_ORACLE_HOME/forms"): error=2, No such file or directory
NOTE:- FRM-92101 error can also be reported during a forms session.
The OC4J forms_default_group_? application.log also shows
Unable to switch to Working Directory: $10.1.3_ORACLE_HOME/forms
Steps to Reproduce
The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Log into the E-Business suite
2. Choose any forms based application
3. Failure occurs
Due to this issue, users are intermittently not able to connect to forms applications.
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