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Docker: 'docker swarm join' Fails with “Error response from daemon: rpc error: code = 4 desc = context deadline exceeded” (Doc ID 2506277.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 20, 2022

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 7.3 with Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel [4.1.12] and later
Linux x86-64


When removing a node from Docker Swarm it gets successfully removed, but while trying to add this back in to the cluster, the following error is seen. This issue is also seen while running the commands to demote/promote nodes from the docker swarm.


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