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Siebel Server Is Started UP Before the Completion of PostInstallDBSetup Execution (Doc ID 2914149.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 11, 2022

Applies to:

Siebel CRM - Version 20.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When installing Siebel 22.10 Monthly Update on top of 20.12, after having the file modified to avoid the Siebel Server startup upon patch installation completion, the Siebel Server starts up anyway. is located under Disk1/install/ directory, and AUTOSTART_SERVICE parameter is set to 'No' as follows:

#Parameter to enable the starting of the services after migration. Change it to 'No' if the services need not to be started after the migrate installation

The Siebel Server startup is undesirable as it competes for OS resources and may cause DB performance impact as well.

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Modify the located under Disk1/install/ directory having the following parameter changed:


2. Install Siebel 22.10 Monthly Update
3. Verify the Siebel Server status: the Siebel Server is automatically started
4. PostInstallDBSetup is still executing




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