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GlassFish Instance Synchronization Fails with an Unexpected End of File Error (Doc ID 1260336.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 01, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle GlassFish Server - Version 2.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


This problem can be encountered when an instance is synchronizing a large amount of data from the Domain Administration Server, which takes over 10 minutes to complete.

If the instance is being started from the command line, then the following error is seen:

Please see the attached errors.txt file for the complete set of errors.


This problem can potentially be encountered when upgrading from a version of the GlassFish Server earlier than 2.1.1 patch 4, to a version between 2.1.1 patch 4 and patch 8.  It should only occur in domains which have very large applications and content that is synchronized between the Domain Administration Server and the instances in the domain.


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