Error on Startup: Determining IP information for eth... failed; no link present. Check cable?

(Doc ID 1606960.1)

Last updated on MARCH 05, 2014

Applies to:

Oracle Exalogic Elastic Cloud Software - Version to
Linux x86-64


When experiencing this issue, the administrative interface is not available and startup may seem slow. This would occur because the EM agent or other software is using the admin network and has a long timeout. The following message(s) may be similar to those observed in the console output at startup:


There could be recent changes to the files in /etc/sysconfig/network-scripts.


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