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RTmaster error: [] - Cannot create FIFO

Technote (troubleshooting)


The following error occurs when running a suite:

RTmaster fatal user initialization error
rtagent: [] no more available shared memory segments.
[] - Cannot create FIFO/c=/progra~1/...nutcroot/fifos/a296 file exists.


Files in the Fifo directory were not cleaned up properly.

Resolving the problem

Delete the files in the Fifo directory (C:\Program Files\Rational\Rational Test\NUTCROOT\fifos). After deleting all the files on the test agent in the above directory, restart the test agent. The error should no longer occur.

Cross reference information
Segment Product Component Platform Version Edition
Software Development Rational Performance Tester Windows

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Document information

More support for: Rational TestManager
Integrations: IBM

Software version: 2002 Release 2, 2002, 2002.05.00, 2002.05.20, 2003, 2003.06.00, 2003.06.12, 2003.06.13

Operating system(s): Windows

Reference #: 1136396

Modified date: 30 June 2004