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Rakesh Burbure (RakeshBurbure)
Crochet Technologies
Sr. Pega Developer
Crochet Technologies
RakeshBurbure Member since 2017 21 posts
Crochet Technologies
Posted: November 11, 2020
Last activity: 1 week 2 days ago

Failed to start Kafka on 1 attempt, kafka log ERROR StatusLogger Unable to access log4j2.xml

I have Pega 8.5.1 Personal Edition and it was working properly.

Recently I imported PegaCRM 8.5 to it and when I restarted the system, the personal edition stopped working. Whenever I try to start it, I get below error message.

  dsm.kafka.Kafka) ERROR   - Failed to start Kafka on 1 attempt, kafka log ERROR StatusLogger Unable to access file:/C:/Pega%208.5.1/PRPCPersonalEdition/tomcat/kafka- C:\Pega 8.5.1\PRPCPersonalEdition\tomcat\kafka-\bin\file:C:\Pega 8.5.1\PRPCPersonalEdition\tomcat\kafka-\config\log4j2.xml (The filename, directory name, or volume label syntax is incorrect)   at Method) at       at<init>(     at<init>(      at       at       at       at org.apache.logging.log4j.core.config.ConfigurationSource.fromUri(       at org.apache.logging.log4j.core.config.ConfigurationFactory$Factory.getConfiguration(    at org.apache.logging.log4j.core.config.ConfigurationFactory$Factory.getConfiguration(    at org.apache.logging.log4j.core.config.ConfigurationFactory.getConfiguration(    at org.apache.logging.log4j.core.LoggerContext.reconfigure(      at org.apache.logging.log4j.core.LoggerContext.reconfigure(      at org.apache.logging.log4j.core.LoggerContext.start(         at org.apache.logging.log4j.core.impl.Log4jContextFactory.getContext(      at org.apache.logging.log4j.core.impl.Log4jContextFactory.getContext(       at org.apache.logging.log4j.LogManager.getContext(  at org.apache.logging.log4j.spi.AbstractLoggerAdapter.getContext(        at org.apache.logging.slf4j.Log4jLoggerFactory.getContext(


I have tried changing the node type to universal but it didn't work for me.

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