Fails With Exception in thread "Main Thread" Couldn't connect to the specified host

(Doc ID 1991892.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 02, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Virtual Directory - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Creating keystore using the following command fails:

./ -host wlsAdminhost -port WLSSSLPort -userName biadmin -domainPath <domain_path> -createKeystore

Enter AdminServer password:
Enter OVD Keystore password:
OVD config files already exist for context: default
Exception in thread "Main Thread" Couldn't connect to the specified host :
  at oracle.ods.virtualization.config.BootstrapConfig.initConn(
  at oracle.ods.virtualization.config.BootstrapConfig.main(
Caused by: javax.naming.NamingException: Couldn't connect to the specified host : [Root exception is org.omg.CORBA.COMM_FAILURE: vmcid: SUN minor code: 208 completed: Maybe]
  at weblogic.corba.j2ee.naming.Utils.wrapNamingException(
  at weblogic.corba.j2ee.naming.ORBHelper.getORBReferenceWithRetry(
  at weblogic.corba.j2ee.naming.ORBHelper.getORBReference(
  at weblogic.corba.j2ee.naming.InitialContextFactoryImpl.getInitialContext(
  at weblogic.corba.j2ee.naming.InitialContextFactoryImpl.getInitialContext(
  at weblogic.jndi.WLInitialContextFactory.getInitialContext(
  at javax.naming.spi.NamingManager.getInitialContext(
  at javax.naming.InitialContext.getDefaultInitCtx(
  at javax.n


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