RAC on Windows: Grid Infrastructure Installation Fails with [INS-40911] Some public node names could not be resolved

(Doc ID 1537204.1)

Last updated on MARCH 29, 2013

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.1 and later
Microsoft Windows x64 (64-bit)

Symptoms

Windows,grid infrastructure installation fails with below error:

INFO: Checking for node liveliness
SEVERE: [FATAL] [INS-40911] Some public node names could not be resolved.
  CAUSE: Some public nodes either were unreachable, or they belonged to a different subnet.
  ACTION: Ensure that nodes in the list are up and reachable, and ensure that the node addresses are all in the same subnet.
INFO: Advice is ABORT
INFO: Adding ExitStatus INVALID_USER_INPUT to the exit status set

Cause

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