AIX: VIP and SCAN VIP fails to failover to other node after pulled cable on public network if LHEA is being used (Doc ID 1530943.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 21, 2013

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.1 and later
IBM AIX on POWER Systems (64-bit)

Symptoms

11gR2 GI, Logical Host Ethernet Adapters (LHEA) is being used for public network. After cable is disconnected from public network, resource ora.net1.network remains online, resulting in VIP and SCAN VIP not failing over to remote node.

e.g:

Above shows that network resource remains online and VIP/SCAN VIP still running on node node2, even after the network cable is disconnected.

 

 

Cause

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