Bad login user, Unable to start rqmgr

Last Published: April 25, 2020

Error Message

Attempting to start the geoprocessing server produces this error:gpmon -o start -p xxxxxxx
Bad login user, Unable to start rqmgr


The user attempting to start the geoprocessing service is not the same user who installed ArcInfo.

Solution or Workaround

  1. Switch to the user account that installed ArcInfo.
  2. Restart the server.

Article ID:000001810

  • ArcMap 8 x

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