AMQ 7 broker throws AMQ224000: Failure in initialisation when starting server

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  • The following exception is occured when multiple AMQ brokers start.
2018-02-23 19:36:57,716 ERROR [org.apache.activemq.artemis.core.server] AMQ224000: Failure in initialisation: java.lang.RuntimeException: Cannot initialize queue:Resource temporarily unavailable
    at org.apache.activemq.artemis.jlibaio.LibaioContext.newContext(Native Method) [artemis-native-2.4.0.amq-710004-redhat-1.jar:]
    at org.apache.activemq.artemis.jlibaio.LibaioContext.<init>( [artemis-native-2.4.0.amq-710004-redhat-1.jar:]
    at [artemis-journal-2.4.0.amq-710004-redhat-1.jar:2.4.0.amq-710004-redhat-1]
    at org.apache.activemq.artemis.core.journal.impl.JournalImpl.start( [artemis-journal-2.4.0.amq-710004-redhat-1.jar:2.4.0.amq-710004-redhat-1]


  • Red Hat JBoss AMQ (AMQ)
    • 7.1
  • Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform (EAP)
    • 7.3.x

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