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12c or 11g Alerts on ILOM Target With Message Error: Unable to Establish IPMI v2 / RMCP+ session (Doc ID 1525155.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 31, 2020

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager Base Platform - Version to [Release 11.1 to 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


The following alert from Oracle Enterprise Manager repeatedly:

Target  ####db05-ilom 
Type  Oracle ILOM Server 
Metric  Sensor Alerts 
Collection Timestamp  Jan 21, 2013 3:20:56 PM 
Error Type  Collection Failure 
Message  Error: Unable to establish IPMI v2 / RMCP+ session Get SEL Info command failed  


ILOM target is still in Available (green up arrow) status in 12c or 11g.

Tried to reset the ILOM SP, but this does not change the alert.



Exadata Database Machine monitored on a Oracle Enterprise Manager either 12c or 11g.


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