OCI Instance created from Custom Linux Image is not able to Ping,SSH or Connect via Serial Console
(Doc ID 2425192.1)
Last updated on JULY 26, 2018
Applies to:Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Version N/A to N/A [Release 1.0]
Oracle Linux Cloud Service - Version Oracle Linux 5.0 and later
Exporting a VM from virtual box (On Premise) using a Custom Linux image in ".ova", ".tar", etc format instead of ".vmdk" or ".qcow2" format to import in Oracle Cloud Infrastructure, fails with following issues:
- Not able to ping or SSH the Instance.
- Serial console does not work, getting hung or showing network issues, even if the instance shows in running status.
serial console :
Upload the image to OCI in ".ova", ".tar", etc format instead of ".vmdk" or ".qcow2" format.
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