Oracle Big Data Appliance Mammoth V2.1.1 / V2.2.1 Software Install Fails in Step 2 with "ERROR: The arp timing check for node <servername> took too long"

(Doc ID 1549501.1)

Last updated on MARCH 23, 2014

Applies to:

Big Data Appliance Integrated Software - Version 2.1.1 to 2.2.1 [Release 2.1 to 2.2]
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

The installation of Oracle Big Data Appliance Mammoth V2.1.1 / V2.2.1 fails with: ERROR: The arp timing check for node <servername> took too long. 

The error looks like:

ERROR: The arp timing check for node <servername> took too long
ERROR: Check the network on node <servername> and retry
ERROR: Cannot continue with install #Step 2#

 

Changes

This may be seen when performing the Mammoth V2.1.1 or Mammoth V2.2.1 Software Install on Oracle Big Data Appliance.

Cause

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