Troubleshooting: Errors WASX7023E, WASX7213I, WASX8011W, WASX7206W occur during feature enablement

During a configuration or administration task, such as feature enablement, you receive errors similar to the following:"


You receive the errors similar to the following during a configuration or administration task:

[wsadmin] profileName=demo
[wsadmin] WASX7023E: Error creating "SOAP" connection to host "localhost"; 
exception information:
Failed to get a connection with IP address associated with hostname localhost
[wsadmin] WASX7213I: This scripting client is not connected
to a server process; please refer to the log file
for additional information.
[wsadmin] WASX8011W: AdminTask object is not available.
[wsadmin] Not output parameters
[wsadmin] WASX7017E: Exception received while running file 
exception information:
WASX7206W: The application management service is not running. Application
management commands will not run.


During the configuration or administration task the tooling must communicate with the WebSphere Application Server that manages your environment. These error codes are defined by the wasadmin scripting agent, and indicate that the agent cannot connect to a WebSphere Application Server. Ensure that the server that manages your WebSphere Commerce instance has been started; review the following information: