General System Health Check Fails With HostsCheck HC-HOST-00060 : Canonical hostname of this machine is resolved as '<hostname.domain>'. This hostname is not defined in /etc/hosts. (Doc ID 2071265.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 02, 2015

Applies to:

Oracle Fusion Application Toolkit - Version 11.1.9.2.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Run Health Checker to perform the General System Health Checks errors.

hcplug.sh -manifest FA_ORACLE_HOME/lcm/hc/config/GeneralSystemHealthChecks.xml -DlogLevel=FINEST

The following 1 error(s) were found during plugin execution:
[ERROR]: Plugin 'HostsCheck': HC-HOST-00060 : Canonical hostname of this machine is resolved as 'fahost.ovm.domain.com.ovm.a-b-c.com'. This hostname is not defined in /etc/hosts.
Contact your system administrator and request to remedy the issue.

 

/etc/hosts has

fahost.ovm.domain.com

Cause

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