My Oracle Support Banner

Oracle Application Server Installer Incorrectly Parses IPv6 Entries in /etc/inet/ipnodes on Solaris 10 (Doc ID 438323.1)

Last updated on JUNE 30, 2021

Applies to:

Oracle Fusion Middleware - Version 10.1.2.0.2 to 10.1.4.0.1 [Release AS10gR2]
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)
Sun Solaris SPARC (64-bit)

Symptoms

- Installing Oracle Application Server 10.1.2.0.2
- The Discoverer Configuration Assistant fails.
- The $OH/cfgtoologs/configtools<date>.log shows the following error:


Changes

Solaris 10 now uses the /etc/inet/ipnodes file for the primary file for hostname resolution as opposed to /etc/hosts. Any entries in /etc/hosts are overridden by the entries in the ipnodes file.

Cause

To view full details, sign in with your My Oracle Support account.

Don't have a My Oracle Support account? Click to get started!


In this Document
Symptoms
Changes
Cause
Solution
References


My Oracle Support provides customers with access to over a million knowledge articles and a vibrant support community of peers and Oracle experts.