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Database Start Service failed, with this message in activity log: "Failed to establish SSH connectivity to VM(s) after 56 minutes." (Doc ID 2355907.1)

Last updated on JUNE 01, 2020

Applies to:

Oracle Database Cloud Service - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


User's database instance shows to be in "Maintenance" mode after attempting to start and fails to start.

User tried ssh'ing to instances's VM but fails with Network error: Connection timed out.

From activity log we can see this message during start failure: "Failed to establish SSH connectivity to VM(s) after 56 minutes".


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