Solaris: HAIP will not start as NIC have STANDBY flag set (Doc ID 2018989.1)

Last updated on JUNE 13, 2015

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.2 to 12.1.0.2 [Release 11.2 to 12.1]
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)

Symptoms

HAIP startup fails with below error in orarootagent_root.log

2015-05-25 19:38:55.631: [ USRTHRD][16] {0:0:2} VipActions::startIp {
2015-05-25 19:38:55.631: [ USRTHRD][16] {0:0:2} Adding 169.254.233.236 on net9
2015-05-25 19:38:55.651: [ USRTHRD][16] {0:0:2} Error adding 169.254.233.236 on net9, flags 8589934592
2015-05-25 19:38:55.651: [ USRTHRD][16] {0:0:2} (null) category: -2, operation: sclsiaddaddrs, loc: args, OS error: 126, other: ifg=553650243,ret=0,if=net9 <<<<<<<<<
2015-05-25 19:38:55.651: [ USRTHRD][16] {0:0:2} VipActions::startIp }
2015-05-25 19:38:55.651: [ USRTHRD][16] {0:0:2} Reassigned IP:  169.254.233.236 on interface net9
2015-05-25 19:38:56.086: [ USRTHRD][23] {0:0:2} Assigned IP 169.254.233.236 no longer valid on inf net9 <<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<< 

 

Cause

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