My Oracle Support Banner Fails with "Couldn't connect to the specified host" (Doc ID 1997254.1)

Last updated on JUNE 25, 2018

Applies to:

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


Attempting to create the keystore used by libOVD, and
running the below command from /oracle_common/bin
./ -host -port -userName -domainPath /user_projects/domains/our_domain -createKeystore

Results with the following error:

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]


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