11i: Error "Cannot Load mod_auth_dbm.so Into Server Undefined Symbol: dbm_fetch" (Doc ID 430525.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Applications Technology Stack - Version 11.5.7 to 11.5.10.2 [Release 11.5 to 11.5.10]
SUSE \ UnitedLinux x86-64
httpd.conf, httpd

Symptoms

When attempting to start the iAS / Apache server via adapcctl.sh, adstrtal.sh or apachectl, the following error is observed:

Syntax error on line 257 of
/u02/oracle/prodora/iAS/Apache/Apache/conf/httpd.conf: Cannot load /u02/oracle/prodora/iAS/Apache/Apache/libexec/mod_auth_dbm.so into server:/u02/oracle/prodora/iAS/Apache/Apache/libexec/mod_auth_dbm.so: undefined symbol: dbm_fetch
/u02/oracle/prodora/iAS/Apache/Apache/bin/apachectl start: httpd could not be started

Changes

This problem should only occur on a new installation or if the operating system was upgraded. 

Cause

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