BDA 4.5 Install Fails on Step 1 PreinstallChecks with "Could not reach any specified DNS server" (Doc ID 2146466.1)

Last updated on JUNE 06, 2016

Applies to:

Big Data Appliance Integrated Software - Version 4.5.0 to 4.5.0 [Release 4.5]
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

Installing BDA 4.5 fails on Step 1 PreinstallChecks with:

...
INFO: Checking if DNS server is reachable
ERROR: Could not reach any specified DNS server
ERROR: Cannot continue with install #Step 1#
...

The DNS server is however, accessible from all BDA nodes.

 

Cause

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