When a collective controller starts up, the following is seen in the console.log file

[ERROR ] CWWKF0001E: A feature definition could not be found for localconnectorconnector-1.0 

When looking at the collective controller’s server.xml file, we can see that the local connector has been enabled to allow localized JMX connections.


The problem is likely that the server.xml was copied and or generated, however the features has not yet been added to the collective.

The following command will allow the install of the local connector using a local features repository.



Note a downloaded Liberty Add on repository exists at:


The problem can also arise from miss spellings for example:


Should be



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