Sftransport(SFT) stop working, error: "Can't read input from console" (Doc ID 1534628.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 29, 2016

Applies to:

Solaris SPARC Operating System - Version 10 1/13 U11 to 10 1/13 U11 [Release 10.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

The sftransport command generates errors when trying to use it.

shutdown, abort, start, info, printconfig all give "Can't read input from console"

root@iron [/var/opt/SUNWsftransport/transfer/priority]
 /opt/SUNWsftransport/bin/sftransport --shutdown
Exception in thread "main" java.io.IOException: Can't read input from console.
at com.sun.svc.container.admin.cli.OSGiTelnetConnection.readUntil(OSGiTelnetConnection.java:173)
at com.sun.svc.container.admin.cli.OSGiTelnetConnection.executeCommand(OSGiTelnetConnection.java:157)
at com.sun.svc.container.admin.cli.Controller.main(Controller.java:41)

 /opt/SUNWsftransport/bin/sftransport --version
Oracle Secure File Transport version: 2.2.39

 /opt/SUNWsftransport/bin/sftransport --version
Oracle Secure File Transport version: 2.2.39

Changes

Possiblly a reboot

Cause

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