11.2.0.3 VIP/SCAN VIP is Not Pingable After Failover Leads to Connection Issue (Doc ID 1379498.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 15, 2015

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

11.2.0.3 Grid Infrastructure, after VIP or SCAN VIP fails over from one node to another, the VIP is not pingable from client(it's pingable from nodes in the same subnet) which causes connection issue.

PING racnode1-vip (10.1.1.11) 56(84) bytes of data.

--- 10.1.1.11 ping statistics ---
27 packets transmitted, 0 received, 100% packet loss, time 26676ms

Cause

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