ACSLS HA - rpcbind: warning: cannot open /etc/hosts.allow: Permission denied (Doc ID 1499573.1)

Last updated on JUNE 27, 2016

Applies to:

Sun StorageTek Auto Cartridge Sys Lib SW (ACSLS) High Availability - Version 3.0 Sun Cluster to 8.4 [Release 3.0 to 8.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 29-Jul-2014***
***Checked for relevance on 27-Jun-2016***

Symptoms

Unable to switch cluster to the other node due to this error message:
rpcbind: warning: cannot open /etc/hosts.allow: Permission denied

 

Error messages in the system messages file:
Oct 13 08:51:09 e43s006b Cluster.Framework: stderr: metaset: e43s007b: metad client create: RPC: Rpcbind failure
Oct 13 08:51:09 e43s006b Cluster.Framework: stderr:
Oct 13 08:51:10 e43s006b Cluster.Framework: stderr: metaset: e43s006b: acsls_ds: must be owner of the set for this command
Oct 13 08:51:12 e43s006b cl_runtime: WARNING: Failed to set this node as primary for service 'acsls_ds'.
Oct 13 08:52:15 e43s006b Cluster.Framework: stderr: metaset: e43s007b: metad client create: RPC: Rpcbind failure
Oct 13 08:52:15 e43s006b Cluster.Framework: stderr: metaset: e43s006b: acsls_ds: must be owner of the set for this command
Oct 13 08:52:17 e43s006b cl_runtime: WARNING: Failed to set this node as primary for service 'acsls_ds'.
Oct 13 08:52:17 e43s006b SC[,SUNW.HAStoragePlus:6,acsls-rg,acsls-storage,hastorageplus_prenet_start]: Global service acsls_ds associated with path /export/home is unable to become a primary on node 2.
Oct 13 08:52:17 e43s006b Cluster.RGM.global.rgmd: Method failed on resource in resource group [exit code , time used: 7% of timeout ]
scswitch: (C450598) On node e43s006b, resource group acsls-rg is online but resource acsls-storage failed to start
root@e43s006b # Oct 13 08:52:18 e43s006b rpcbind: warning: cannot open /etc/hosts.allow: Permission denied
 

Changes

hosts.allow file may have been updated

Cause

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