ipsmd fails to load during bootup (DNS name resolve problem), but can later be manually loaded
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Novell Open Enterprise Server 11 (OES 11) Linux Support Pack 2
The Print Manager fails to autoload after a server restart. If loaded manually some time after the server startup, the Print Manager loads fine.
'Chkconfig -l |grep ipsmd' shows that novell-ipsmd is enable in runlevel 3 and 5, which is the correct configuration to cause the Print Manager to load during bootup.
Add the DNS name which the Print Manager is bound to the server's /etc/hosts file.
Note: To find the address to which the Print Manager is bound, see the PSMHostAddress value within the /etc/opt/novell/iprint/conf/ipsmd.conf file.
The /var/opt/novell/log/iprint/ipsmd.log shows this error:
<Date and Time> INFO BindWithTypelessContext:trying iprint.myserver.com for 1 time
<Date and Time> INFO BindWithTypedContext: trying iprint.myserver.com for 1 time
<Date and Time> FATAL The iPrint Manager could not open a socket to the specified address, unknown, associated with DNS name iprint.myserver.com Error FFFFFFFF returned. The address associated with the DNS name must be local.
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- Document ID:7011546
- Creation Date:20-DEC-12
- Modified Date:20-DEC-12
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