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PegaRULES initialization fails



Node crashes and does not start.

Error Messages

623[ocalhost-startStop-1][][][](internal.mgmt.PRNodeImpl)INFO-Using codeset version and timestamp map:{pega-enginecode customer}
630[ocalhost-startStop-1][][][](internal.mgmt.PRNodeImpl)FATAL-Cannot initialize node.
at java.util.Formatter.checkText([?:]
at java.util.Formatter.parse([?:]
at java.util.Formatter.format([?:]
at java.util.Formatter.format([?:]
at java.lang.String.format([?:]
at pega.pegarules.session.internal.mgmt.PRNodeImpl.initialize( ~[prprivate.jar:?]
at pega.pegarules.session.internal.mgmt.PREnvironment.getThreadAndInitialize( ~[prprivate.jar:?]
at pega.pegarules.session.internal.PRSessionProviderImpl.getThreadAndInitialize( ~[prprivate.jar:?]
at pega.pegarules.session.internal.engineinterface.etier.impl.EngineStartup.initEngine( ~[prprivate.jar:?]
at pega.pegarules.session.internal.engineinterface.etier.impl.EngineImpl._initEngine_privact( ~[prprivate.jar:?]

Steps to Reproduce



Root Cause

A defect or configuration issue in the operating environment. An invalid value is present for the below setting:
<env name="session/ha/quiesce/strategy" value="'"/>


Make the following change to the operating environment:
Specify a valid value for either of the below settings:
  • <env name="session/ha/quiesce/strategy" value="slowDrain"/>
  • <env name="session/ha/quiesce/strategy" value="immediateDrain"/>

Published October 8, 2020

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