COSD (class of service daemon process) waits for the event notifications and processes the events that it is registered for. There was an error during event handling initialization.

The COSD_UNEXPECTED_EXIT message is logged each time the class of service encounters an initialization error for an event sent to it.

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

This event will cause the cosd daemon to terminate immediately. It will then be restarted by JunOS. Therefore usually you will see the COSD_UNEXPECTED_EXIT message associated with the following syslog example entries:

The cause of the COSD_UNEXPECTED_EXIT event is due to an internal software failure occurring.

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

Look for any related events that occurred at or just before the COSD_UNEXPECTED_EXIT message.

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