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Creating a Virtual Server Pool Fails With "Could Not Connect to Oracle VM Agent <hostname>" (Doc ID 848017.1)

Last updated on APRIL 01, 2022

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager Base Platform - Version 10.2.0.5 to 10.2.0.5 [Release 10.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
This problem can occur on any platform.

Symptoms

Grid Control 10.2.0.5 introduces the support of the Oracle Virtualization platform, also known as Oracle VM Server. The Virtualization Central section is available from Targets > Virtual Servers navigation path.

From there, the creation of a new Virtual Server Pool might fail with the error message:
"Could not connect to Oracle VM Agent <OVM_Server_hostname>. Check the server IP and agent password".

Cause

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In this Document
Symptoms
Cause
Solution
 Reset the Oracle VM Agent password and verify it
 Turn on OMS debug to get a signature of the issue
 Resolve the communication issue

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