"adoafmctl.sh Stop" and "adformsctl.sh Stop" Give Timeout Errors and Both Exit With status 204

(Doc ID 1451001.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 06, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle E-Business Suite Technology Stack - Version 12.1.3 to 12.1.3 [Release 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Checked for relevance on 06-OCT-2013


When running adstpall.sh, adformsctl.sh, or adoafmctl.sh stop, adformsctl.sh and adoafmctl.sh, they error out with timeout messages and exit with status 204, but the services do stop.  The error is as follows:

 opmnctl: stopping opmn managed processes...
opmn id=aol.us.oracle.org:6200
   0 of 1 processes stopped.

ias-instance id=aol.us.oracle.org

--> Process (index=1,uid=1582587338,pid=2337)
   time out while waiting for a managed process to stop

02/06/12-21:49:28 :: adformsctl.sh: exiting with status 204


 There are no errors or issues when starting services.


  1. R12.1 web tier Upgrade to (Using Note 454811.1)
  2. Forms/Reports Upgrade to (Using Note 437878.1)
  3. JDK Upgrade to 1.6.0_29


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