"No such device" while Installing WebCenter Sites on Exalogic (Doc ID 1911270.1)

Last updated on MAY 31, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle WebCenter Sites - Version 11.1.1.8.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On installation, cs.war is not getting deployed successfully in the application server.

The app server log contains this error:
...
Caused By: net.sf.ehcache.CacheException: No such device
   at net.sf.ehcache.distribution.MulticastRMICacheManagerPeerProvider.init(MulticastRMICacheManagerPeerProvider.java:99)
   at net.sf.ehcache.CacheManager.init(CacheManager.java:306)
   at net.sf.ehcache.CacheManager.(CacheManager.java:234)

Using the built-in jGroups tester (<Note 1609419.1>) to confirm multicast status, you will see the following error which indicates that multicast is not supported:

java.io.IOException: Network is unreachable
  at java.net.PlainDatagramSocketImpl.send(Native Method)
  at java.net.DatagramSocket.send(DatagramSocket.java:676)
  at org.jgroups.tests.Probe.start(Probe.java:41)
  at org.jgroups.tests.Probe.main(Probe.java:156)

 

Cause

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