Web Cache 11g Fails to Start with Errors "Failed to assign port xxxx: Address family not supported by protocol"
Last updated on JUNE 21, 2017
Applies to:Web Cache - Version 188.8.131.52.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
The following errors occur in the $MW_HOME/<instance home>/diagnostics/WebCache/webcache1/event_log file:
[2009-11-12T10:28:03+01:00] [webcache] [ERROR:1] [WXE-09707] [main] [ecid: ] Failed to start the server.
This will usually be seen during an installation, but could happen while re-configuring later on. The installation of the binaries has completed successfully; however, during the run of the Configuration, the Web Cache fails to startup. The startup Web Cache issue initially occurs as the last step in the Configuration.
The Install<timestamp>.log shows following:
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