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Failed to Start Messaging Services after Upgrading to Messaging Server 7u5 Patch 34, Multiple Core Dumps from Various Processes (Doc ID 1942180.1)

Last updated on APRIL 28, 2021

Applies to:

Oracle Communications Messaging Server - Version 7.0.4 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Upgrading from Messaging Server 7u5 p30 to p34.

The upgrade was completed on one node of the cluster - node A.  Messaging services were functioning normally on node A.
Upgraded the other node, node B, and tried to fail Messaging service back over to node B from node A.

On node B, it will not start. Various processes (msstart, configutil, imapd, popd, and ims_master) dump core during startup.

dbx core analysis on the msstart cores show they all look like:


Recently moved from NIS to LDAP, which is why "ldap" is in the /etc/nsswitch.conf for group to enable netgroup stored in LDAP.


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