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IV66542: RPC.LOCKD CAN NOT BE RESTARTED WITH EADDRINUSE APPLIES TO AIX 7100-03

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • When using fixed ports for lockd in /etc/services, if the
    daemon dies without cleaning its sockets, rpc.lockd can
    not be restarted because the address is already in use.
    

Local fix

  • Do no use fixed ports.
    or
    Cleanup the socket with rmsock
    

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:
    * Systems running the 7100-03 Technology Level with
    * bos.net.nfs.client below 7.1.3.45
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:
    * When using fixed ports for lockd in /etc/services, if the
    * daemon dies without cleaning its sockets, rpc.lockd can
    * not be restarted because the address is already in use.
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:
    * Install APAR IV66542.
    ****************************************************************
    

Problem conclusion

  • In tcp call of sosetopt(), use SO_REUSEADDR
    

Temporary fix

Comments

  • 6100-08 - use AIX APAR IV67560
    6100-09 - use AIX APAR IV66372
    6100-09 - use AIX APAR IV66372
    7100-02 - use AIX APAR IV70293
    7100-03 - use AIX APAR IV66542
    

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IV66542

  • Reported component name

    AIX V7.1

  • Reported component ID

    5765H4000

  • Reported release

    710

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    YesPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Submitted date

    2014-11-04

  • Closed date

    2014-11-04

  • Last modified date

    2015-09-30

  • APAR is sysrouted FROM one or more of the following:

    IV66372

  • APAR is sysrouted TO one or more of the following:

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    AIX V7.1

  • Fixed component ID

    5765H4000

Applicable component levels

  • R710 PSY U865826

       UP15/05/19 I 1000

PTF to Fileset Mapping



Document information

More support for: AIX Enterprise Edition

Software version: 710

Operating system(s): AIX

Reference #: IV66542

Modified date: 30 September 2015