Error message "Cannot create IPC channel " during  Agent 11.3 startup on Linux

Document created by JeanPaulLucas Employee on Sep 22, 2014
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During the startup of the agent, below error message is displayed:

Cannot create IPC channel (No space left on device). 

You might need to run "ipcrm -Q 0x41030130" to remove it if it already exists.

 

Running " ipcs -a |grep 0x4103 0130 " does not display this message queue

From a system trace, the agent is trying to create this message queue with key 0x41030130 and failed with  error -1 ENOSPC (No space left on device)

msgget(0x41030130, IPC_CREAT|0666

disk space and swap space was not an issue

Quick solution is to reboot the Server.

Long term solution is to increase MSGMNI kernel parameter

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