Error: java.net.BindException: Address already in use
When starting the ArcGIS or ArcIMS Java Web Manager application, the following error enters the manager logfile:
"java.net.BindException: Address already in use"
By default, the ArcGIS and ArcIMS Java Web Manager applications use the following ports:
ArcIMS Web Manager: 8098
ArcIMS Web Applications Server: 8398
ArcGIS Web Manager: 8099
ArcGIS Web Applications Server: 8399
If any of these ports are already being used by another application, this error occurs.
Solution or Workaround
On Windows, open a command prompt and run the command "netstat -a" to list the ports being used. If any of the ports listed above are being used by another service or application do one of the following:
- Option 1:
A. Close the application or service that is using the same port number.
B. Select and use another available port. Some port changes may require admin privileges.
C. Re-start the ArcIMS/ArcGIS Web Manager.
- Option 2:
Change the port number used by the ArcIMS/ArcGIS Web Manager.
<a href='http://support.esri.com/en/knowledgebase/techarticles/detail/32480' target='_blank'>How To: Change the ports used by the ArcGIS, ArcIMS Java Web Manager service</a>