selogrd cannot start with error 4631

Document ID : KB000025716
Last Modified Date : 14/02/2018
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Symptoms:

selogrd which is the log emitter for log routing functionality cannot start with following error:
ERROR 4631 (0x1217) initializing /opt/CA/eTrustAccessControl/bin/selogrd

Cause:

The error code of 4631 (0x1217) means "Cannot find local machine host name". This occurs when local hostname is not resolved.

Resolution:

To start selogrd, local hostname has to be resolved.
You can start selogrd after resolving local hostname in system.
For example, adding /etc/hosts entry for local hostname or setting DNS correctly.