Kanaka engine fails to start

  • 7015588
  • 26-Aug-2014
  • 26-Aug-2014


Novell Kanaka for Mac
Novell Open Enterprise Server 11 (OES 11) Linux


novell-kanakaengined start returns 'failed'
Failed to write to the log file "", RC = 14.  Closing log file.


Browse to /var/opt/novell/kanaka/engine/log/
Archive or Remove all but the current novell-kanakaengined-*.log files
Execute command:  novell-kanakaengined start


Additional Information

The default log rotation value is set to 10 log files. To reset the parameter to the original value:

Access the Kanaka web admin page (https://<ipaddress>:3089)
Select Log Management
Set the Log File Retention Count to 10 and save the change