CsHostAddr.cc error seen in the VNM.OUT file on the SpectroSERVER system

Document ID:  TEC1122931
Last Modified Date:  07/13/2017
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The following error is seen in the $SPECROOT/SS/VNM.OUT file on the SpectroSERVER system:


Nov 12 19:34:39 ERROR TRACE at CsHostAddr.cc(421): Unknown type in CsHostAddress constructor 

Nov 12 19:34:39 Discarded duplicate host SpectroSERVERHost


Spectrum uses a process called CsHostAddress to resolve host names to ip addresses. There error is seen if this process encounters an issue with resolving hostnames.


Verify the entries in the $SPECROOT/.hostrc file have a corresponding entry in the /etc/hosts file or are resolved correctly is using DNS.

Verify there are no duplicate entries in the $SPECROOT/.hostrc file.

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