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Bad file descriptor issue while launching Docker

Hi,
Whenever I launch docker, it fails with the “write pipe: bad file descriptor” issue. Is this related to available resources for docker? Any help would be appreciated

Doesnot work

vijaypa@garuda:~$ docker run -it ubuntu bash
write pipe: bad file descriptor

Works if use i386 option. why is that?But this won’t help me when i need to pull docker images from private repos

vijaypa@garuda:~$ docker run -it i386/ubuntu bash
root@4f5630022dc5:/#

Docker Details

vijaypa@garuda:~$ docker info
Containers: 17
Running: 0
Paused: 0
Stopped: 17
Images: 8
Server Version: 1.12.3
Storage Driver: aufs
Root Dir: /var/lib/docker/aufs
Backing Filesystem: extfs
Dirs: 60
Dirperm1 Supported: true
Logging Driver: json-file
Cgroup Driver: cgroupfs
Plugins:
Volume: local
Network: host bridge null overlay
Swarm: inactive
Runtimes: runc
Default Runtime: runc
Security Options: apparmor seccomp
Kernel Version: 4.8.0-34-generic
Operating System: Ubuntu 16.10
OSType: linux
Architecture: i686
CPUs: 4
Total Memory: 7.837 GiB
Name: garuda
ID: JR4D:Y5UU:RCGS:SW2H:MTR4:KWUM:77MO:LX2F:YF5L:XIDL:BE7S:P5SZ
Docker Root Dir: /var/lib/docker
Debug Mode (client): false
Debug Mode (server): false
Registry: https://index.docker.io/v1/
WARNING: No swap limit support
Insecure Registries:
127.0.0.0/8

#OS details
vijaypa@garuda:~$ uname -a
Linux garuda 4.8.0-34-generic #36-Ubuntu SMP Wed Dec 21 17:27:47 UTC 2016 i686 i686 i686 GNU/Linux