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smsMaster Process Fails to Start with "ERROR: This node not found in replication config" (Doc ID 1303696.1)

Last updated on JULY 23, 2019

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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In this Document
 Respective Debug outputs for IP configuration problems and getLanInfo issues
 Determining if the problem is in configuration or lies with the getLanInfo command
 First command:
 Second command:
 Solutions for IP configuration issue
 Workaround and solution for a getLanInfo binary issue

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