npMfileRuleDaemon Won't Start due to Invalid mfile Content

(Doc ID 1278975.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 12, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Communications Network Charging and Control - Version: 4.3.0 and later   [Release: 4.3 and later ]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

The npMfileRuleDaemon process won't start and you get error messages like:

Jan 5 05:18:57 npMfileRuleDaemon(8349) cmnMfileCurrent=0 cmnMfile.c@357: mfile /IN/service_packages/NP_SERVICE_PACK/LCR/mfiles/NP_RULE.mfile belongs to another application


This error message is probably generated because of an issue in the structure of the NP_RULE.mfile file

Cause

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