Coherence Throws java.net.BindException: Cannot Assign Requested Address (Doc ID 738128.1)

Last updated on JULY 24, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Coherence - Version 3.5.3 to 3.5.3.11 [Release AS10g]
Microsoft Windows (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows Itanium (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows x64 (64-bit)
Generic Windows
***Checked for relevance on 22-FEB-2013***
***Checked for relevance on 19-AUG-2014***

Symptoms

When running on Windows, the following error occurs:

2008-09-17 21:36:04.978 Oracle Coherence GE 3.3.1/389 <D5> (thread=PacketPublisher, member=1): Attempt to refresh sockets: [UnicastUdpSocket{State=STATE_CLOSED, address:port=192.168.1.5:8088}, MulticastUdpSocket{State=STATE_CLOSED, address:port=224.3.3.1:33389, InterfaceAddress=192.168.1.5, TimeToLive=4}, TcpSocketAccepter{State=STATE_CLOSED, address:port=192.168.1.5:8088}] caused by UnicastUdpSocket{State=STATE_CLOSED, address:port=192.168.1.5:8088}; exception java.net.BindException: Cannot assign requested address: Cannot bind

Cause

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