Oracle® Database Appliance Kit for WebLogic Server

Release Notes



January 2014

This document contains the release notes for Oracle Database Appliance Kit for WebLogic Server version It contains the following sections:

Unzip Utility Is Not Available

Virtual machines provisioned and configured using Oracle WebLogic Server 12.1.2 template do not have unzip utility tool. However, this tool is required to unzip patch zip files such as OPatch.


Install the unzip utility manually from an external machine.

Oracle Traffic Director Virtual IP Address Is Not Accessible

If you have two ODA boxes on the same Ethernet and you provision the Oracle Database Appliance for WebLogic Server Kit on each box, the Oracle Traffic Director virtual IP address is not accessible.


Use the following commands to delete the existing failover configuration, and then recreate it using a router ID that is not in use in the network:

delete-failover-group --config wlsoda-otd-config --virtual-ip=OTD_virtual_IP

create-failover-group --config=wlsoda-otd-config --virtual-ip=OTD_virtual_IP --primary-node=Node1_IP_address --backup-node=Node2_IP_address --network-prefix-length=network_prefix_length --router-id=unused_router_ID

Unable to Start JConsole from the WebLogic Virtual Machines

JConsole cannot be started from the WebLogic VMs. An UnsatisfiedLinkError exception occurs.


Use either of the following workarounds for this issue.

  • Configure the YUM repository (add to the /etc/yum.repos.d directory), and then install the missing RedHat Package Managers (RPMs):

    yum install libXext

    yum install libXtst

    yum install libXi

  • To use an external JConsole to connect, add the following parameter to the relevant JVM's start arguments:


    You can then connect to this JVM remotely through the specified port.

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