Error "Could not connect to watchdog socket" Observed in iPlanet Web Server's Errors Log on Linux Platform (Doc ID 1361928.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 09, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle iPlanet Web Server - Version: 7.0 to 7.0 - Release: 7.0 to 7.0
Generic Linux

Symptoms

This note addresses a problem associated with the error:

Could not connect to watchdog socket /tmp/<server-instance>/webservd-wdog.socket (Not connected)

where <server-instance> is the web server instance that encounters the error. This problem is normally only observed when the web server is running on Linux.

Cause

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