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Cisco Bug: CSCvs51360 - rsyslog generates "Cannot assign requested address" error in /var/log/messages

Last Modified

Aug 31, 2020

Products (1)

  • Cisco Elastic Services Controller

Known Affected Releases

4.5(0.112) 5.0(0.140) 5.1

Description (partial)

Messages from rsyslogd "Cannot assign requested address" error in /var/log/messages.   There is no functional impact to rsyslog.
Example messages in /var/log/messages:
Dec 1 10:10:20 esc1 rsyslogd: sd_journal_get_cursor() failed: 'Cannot assign requested address'  [v8.24.0-34.el7]
Dec 1 10:10:20 esc1 rsyslogd: imjournal: journal reloaded... [v8.24.0-34.el7 try ]

Changes to system time, or when journald log is rotated may cause the error messages in /var/log/messages.
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