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IV94782: QRADAR LOGGING REPORTS HOSTCONTEXT '...TOO MANY OPEN FILES' MESSAGES

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • It has been observed in some customer environments that
    Hostcontext can run out of available file handles due to code
    relating to nva.conf
    
    Repetitive messages similar to the following might be visible
    in /var/log/qradar.log when this issue is occurring:
    
    [hostcontext.hostcontext] [ProcessMonitor] java.io.IOException:
    error=24, Too many open files
    

Local fix

  • No workaround available.
    

Problem summary

  • This issue was resolved with QRadar/QRM/QVM/QRIF 7.2.8 Patch 7
    

Problem conclusion

  • This issue was resolved with QRadar/QRM/QVM/QRIF 7.2.8 Patch 7
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IV94782

  • Reported component name

    QRADAR SOFTWARE

  • Reported component ID

    5725QRDSW

  • Reported release

    720

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2017-04-04

  • Closed date

    2017-06-07

  • Last modified date

    2017-06-07

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

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

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    QRADAR SOFTWARE

  • Fixed component ID

    5725QRDSW

Applicable component levels

  • R728 PSY

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Document Information

Modified date:
07 June 2017