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DX Spectrum : error in VNM.OUT


Article ID: 211546


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CA Spectrum


The following error in Spectrum 20.2.7


Mar 19 13:10:09 : Validating and loading SPECTRUM Intelligence Modules.
Mar 19 13:10:14 : All SPECTRUM Intelligence Modules successfully loaded.

The following output is intended to facilitate debugging, please forward
to CA technical support.  The files listed are not part of the customer
installation of SPECTRUM.

Mar 19 13:10:14 ERROR TRACE at socket() failed for address, Cs_sock_get_last_error() = 1
Mar 19 13:10:14 ERROR TRACE at socket() failed for address ::, Cs_sock_get_last_error() = 1

Mar 19 13:10:14 : Please wait. SpectroSERVER
     is loading landscape 0x2000000 at precedence 10...

       Number of models loaded      : 123

Mar 19 13:10:33 : /es/Spectrum/SS/SpectroSERVER
     is now ready on port 0xbeef...


It looks like SpectroSERVER doesn’t have the proper the capabilities to create the socket for ICMP.


Release : 20.2

Component : Spectrum Core / SpectroSERVER


Please run the below command as  "root" User,

bash-4.1#setcap cap_net_bind_service,cap_net_raw+ep /usr/Spectrum/SS/SpectroSERVER


bash-4.1# getcap /usr/Spectrum/SS/SpectroSERVER

/usr/Spectrum/SS/SpectroSERVER = cap_net_bind_service,cap_net_raw+ep

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