JRockit 8.1 - Error with java.nio.channels.ServerSocketChannel on Linux

(Doc ID 773033.1)

Last updated on MAY 07, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle JRockit / JRockit / 8,1
Information in this document applies to any platform

Goal

JRockit 8.1 on RHAS 2.1 linux only (doesn't happen on windows)

When using the java.nio.channels.ServerSocketChannel class and calling the register() method the JVM displays the
following error:

??/dev/poll unavailable

This does not happen with the Sun VM.

Solution

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