R12: OPMN start Failed After 11i Upgrade or After Cloning R12 (Doc ID 836688.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 08, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Applications Technology Stack - Version 12.0 to 12.1.1 [Release 12.0 to 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 24-May-2013***

Symptoms

Web Tier/ Forms Tier: Services can not be started

When attempting to start opmn or any opmn managed service it fails on startup

 

opmnctl: opmn start failed

adformsctl.sh version 120.12.12000000.3
adformsctl.sh: starting OPMN if it is not running

opmnctl: opmn start failed.

adformsctl.sh: OPMN is not running and OPMN start attempt failed
adformsctl.sh: Could not start OPMN managed FORMS OC4J instance
adformsctl.sh: exiting with status 2

The key here is the opmn.log which may show:

09/06/01 14:47:05 [ons-secure] Failed to open wallet
(file:$INST_TOP/certs/opmn) [default password]: 28759
09/06/01 14:47:13 [ons-secure] Failed to open wallet
(file:$INST_TOP/certs/opmn) [default password]: 28759
09/06/01 14:47:21 [ons-secure] Failed to open wallet

If you see similar messages to the above then read on.





Changes

You may have upgraded 11i to R12 or simply cloned an existing R12 environment.

Cause

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