"asadmin validate-multicast" Command Fails on Oracle GlassFish Server with the Error, "Unexpected exception occurred: java.net.SocketException: bad argument for IP_MULTICAST_IF" (Doc ID 1599994.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 05, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle GlassFish Server - Version 3.1.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

"asadmin validate-multicast" command fails with the error, "Unexpected exception occurred: java.net.SocketException: bad argument for IP_MULTICAST_IF"

Running the "asadmin validate-multicast" command with the --bindaddress, --multicastaddress, and --multicastport options also fail with the same error.

Cause

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