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Unable to communicate to the client host (Doc ID 1908758.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 15, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Secure Backup - Version 10.4.0.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

The obtool pinghost command fails, as shown here.

ob> pinghost <CLIENT HOSTNAME>
Error: can't connect to NDMP server on <CLIENT HOSTNAME> (address <IP ADDRESS>) - timeout waiting for connection status message
<CLIENT HOSTNAME> (address <IP ADDRESS>): Oracle Secure Backup services are available
Error: can't connect to NDMP server on <CLIENT HOSTNAME>(address <IP ADDRESS>) - timeout waiting for connection status message
<CLIENT HOSTNAME>(address <IP ADDRESS>): Oracle Secure Backup services are available

Cause

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