smsMaster Process Fails to Start with "ERROR: This node not found in replication config"

(Doc ID 1303696.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 12, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Communications Network Charging and Control - Version 2.2.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


The smsMaster process fails to start and logs the following kind of errors to its log file when there is an attempt to start it:

smsMaster's log file is usually located at /IN/service_packages/SMS/tmp/smsMaster.log


Mar 11 13:17:26.824417 smsMaster(12936) ERROR: This node not found in replication config


For more information about the smsMaster process and its different roles, please refer to the SMS technical guide.


There are two known possible root causes for this issue, and the changes that induce these are different.

The changes that are known to cause this problem are either:


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