Messaging Server 8.x Fails To Start On Newly Patched Node Of Cluster (Doc ID 2295347.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 10, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Communications Messaging Server - Version 8.0.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Messaging Server system fails to start on newly patched 8.0.1.2.20170621 version node of cluster.

Binaries are installed locally on each node of the cluster, in /opt/sun/comms/messaging64.
The config and data is all filesystem mounted.
Ran the patch on the non-active node of the cluster, failed over to the newly patched system, waited a day or two...
Patched the previously active node of the cluster;  switched back.

Today, the first production system failed to come up on the newly patched system.

The following errors were noted:

The same errors can be duplicated exactly, by manually running the same command.

Changes

Applied hotfix patch.

Cause

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