Running dsccsetup ads-create -p <port #> Outputs Error - Cannot use port [port #] (Cannot assign requested address)

(Doc ID 1599031.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 12, 2013

Applies to:

Oracle Directory Server Enterprise Edition - Version 7.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On : 7.0 version, General Console

When attempting to dsccsetup ads-create,
the following error occurs.

ERROR
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Cannot use port [port #] (Cannot assign requested address)


BUSINESS IMPACT
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The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, can not create DSCC ADS instance.

Cause

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