19 Mar

Address already in use: NET_Bind, ORBX0390E on WAS

On WebSphere Application Server (WAS) if you are getting a similar error

ORBX0390E: Cannot create listener thread. Exception=[ > java.net.BindException: Address already in use: NET_Bind ].

The port to be used by the WAS is being used by some other service. Please check which application is using the port and kill the process or restart your machine.

For more information go to:

http://publib.boulder.ibm.com/infocenter/tivihelp/v2r1/index.jsp?topic=/com.ibm.IBMDI.doc_6.1.1/pdguide23.htm

  • We can use a graphical software cports to see all running ports and then we can just kill the port avoid these errors, here is the link to see the software http://www.nirsoft.net/utils/cports.html

    • Rohit Prabhakar

      Hey Kapil

      Thanks, that is a tool that I was trying to remember since last 3 weeks. Even I talked to someone about this. I also used this tool for couple of years and it is really of a huge help.

      Thanks!

  • We can use a graphical software cports to see all running ports and then we can just kill the port avoid these errors, here is the link to see the software http://www.nirsoft.net/utils/cports.html

    • Rohit Prabhakar

      Hey Kapil

      Thanks, that is a tool that I was trying to remember since last 3 weeks. Even I talked to someone about this. I also used this tool for couple of years and it is really of a huge help.

      Thanks!