HA Node is not starting due to “Hazelcast CANNOT start on this node”

When starting an HA node, the following exception is shown:

“Hazelcast CANNOT start on this node. No matching network interface found”

This usually happens when:

1. In the case of a misconfiguration of the ha-node.properties file or a permission issue related to this same file.
By misconfiguration, we mean that the context.url must have an explicit IP.
For example:


And not:


2. Permissions. Please make sure that $ARTIFACTORY_HOME/etc/ha-node.properties owned by Artifactory user and its permissions set to (at minimum) 644 (-rw-r–r–).

Additional information can be found here