INS-40947: The specified node vip string could not be resolved using TCP/IP host name lookup (Doc ID 1621408.1)

Last updated on JULY 07, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.1 to 11.2.0.4 [Release 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

There is a warning message when trying to install Grid Infrastructure

The only thing found in documentation (http://docs.oracle.com/cd/E11882_01/server.112/e17766/giinstaller_errormessages.htm#INS-40102) is this information:

INS-40947: The specified node vip string could not be resolved using TCP/IP host name lookup. It is recommended that the node vip is resolvable using TCP/IP lookup. This may avoid configuration failures at a later stage.
Cause: n/a
Action: n/a

Changes

 Fresh installation

Cause

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