"Couldn't start Secure Global Desktop services: unable to resolve bindings" Message Is Displayed When Starting Secure Global Desktop

(Doc ID 1627046.1)

Last updated on MARCH 07, 2014

Applies to:

Oracle Secure Global Desktop - Version 5.1 to 5.1 [Release 5.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


After a Secure Global Desktop (SGD) administrator has specified the external bind names/addresses in Secure Global Desktop, by setting the value of the "tarantella-config-server-bindaddresses-external" attribute using "tarantella config edit", the Secure Global Desktop server fails to start correctly following a "tarantella start", and an error containing a message of the form:

Couldn't start Secure Global Desktop services: unable to resolve bindings forsome of these names: <NAMES>

The server is unable to run as it cannot identify all of the network interfaces
that it is configured to bind to port <PORT> on.


WHERE "<NAMES>" is a name or names and "<PORT>" is a port, is displayed during startup. A command similar to:

... had been used to try to set the "tarantella-config-server-bindaddresses-external" attribute.


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