UDP socket creation on port 5000 failed

Asked by intizar on 2013-09-25

any hint plz ?

[root@localhost ~]# rohctunnel rohc udp remote 192.168.0.20 local 192.168.0.21 port 5000
do not emulate lossy medium (default)
force bidirectional mode (default)
rohc created, fd 3
cannot bind to UDP socket: Cannot assign requested address (99)
UDP socket creation on port 5000 failed

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Didier Barvaux
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2013-09-26
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2013-09-26
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2013-09-26

Hello,

Please double check the local address 192.168.0.21 you gave as parameter. It must be an IP address assigned to one of your network interfaces. The application won't assign it. It must be already done.

Regards,
Didier

intizar (intizar57) said : #2

thanks a lot Didier Barvaux , that did the magic , this is what i m missing :D

intizar (intizar57) said : #3

Thanks Didier Barvaux, that solved my question.