The SAVAL_RTSOCK_FAILURE message is reported into the system message file whenever the MAC SA Validate system process (jsavald) experiences an error with a routing socket. The jsavald process performs IP and MAC address validation for dynamic IP demux interfaces in a dynamic profile. This article documents an approach to troubleshoot this problem.

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The problem related to this syslog message is described in the following sections:

The SAVAL_RTSOCK_FAILURE message is logged each time the jsavald process encounters an error with a routing socket.

When the SAVAL_RTSOCK_FAILURE event occurs, a message similar to the following is reported:

The message includes the socket error.

The cause of this message could be a software issue within the process or may be due to another event on the router.

Examine the following output to help determine the cause of this message:

Look for any related events that occurred at or just before the SAVAL_RTSOCK_FAILURE message. Any other events may have caused this message, such as a commit. If so, the jsavald process error with a routing socket may be due to that one type of event occurring.

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