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E-PRCS: Oracle Tuxedo ProcMgr Windows Service Fails To Start After Changing TM_TUXIPC_MAPDRIVER (Doc ID 1571303.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 16, 2018

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise PT PeopleTools - Version 8.51 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When attempting to start Oracle Tuxedo ProcMgr, the following error occurs:
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  TUXNT_CAT:46: ERROR: Cannot create server pipe '\\.\pipe\OracleProcMGR_V10.3.0.0_2008' (All pipe instances are busy.)

  1. Description of Problem: After making a change to TM_TUXIPC_MAPDRIVER environment variable the Tuxedo Windows Service would not start.
  2. Sequence of events
   a. TM_TUXIPC_MAPDRIVER environment variable directory paths were changed.
   b. A new directory path was added and Drive Letter assignments were also changed.
   c. Booting the machine did not resolve.
   d. Removing TM_TUXIPC_MAPDRIVER environment variable did not resolve either.



In the following example a change was made to the directory heirarchy for the existing TM_TUXIPC_MAPDRIVER environment variable:





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