What causes connection errors thrown by ISW plugin on DSEE? (TCP socket connect failed, error=-5981, oserror=146) (Doc ID 1300950.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 16, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Directory Server Enterprise Edition - Version 6.3 SP1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 26-Jun-2013***

Symptoms

Q:
What is the cause of the errors shown below logged by the DSEE psw plugin:


[02/Mar/2011:14:06:58 -0800] - WARNING<38781> - isw - conn=-1 op=-1 msgId=-1 - Plugins TCPSocket.cpp:210(logCode=2105, connectionID=

0) Failed to connect to foo.hostname.com:1234 because 'Timeout expired' (2103)

[02/Mar/2011:14:06:58 -0800] - ERROR<38747> - isw - conn=-1 op=-1 msgId=-1 - Plugins unable to establish connection to DS Connector

at foo.hostname.com:1234, will retry later

[02/Mar/2011:14:07:18 -0800] - WARNING<38781> - isw - conn=-1 op=-1 msgId=-1 - Plugins TCPSocket.cpp:181(logCode=0, connectionID=0)

TCP socket connect failed, error=-5981, oserror=146

Cause

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