How To Reset The Oracle VM 3 ovs-agent Password. (Doc ID 1356951.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 01, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle VM - Version 3.0.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 15-Aug-2013***

Goal

To reset the ovs-agent password when seeing this error when trying to discover a new VM Server.

Starting operation 'Discover Manager Server Discover' on object 'OVM Foundry : Discover Manager'
Setting Context to model only in job with id=1314992356201
Job Internal Error (Operation)com.oracle.ovm.mgr.api.exception.FailedOperationException: OVMAPI_4010E Attempt to send command: discover_server to server: 1
0.6.99.49 failed. OVMAPI_4004E Server Failed Command: discover_server , Status: org.apache.xmlrpc.client.XmlRpcHttpTransportException: HTTP server returned
unexpected status: Unauthorized access attempt from ('10.xxx.xxx.xxx', 36106)!
Fri Sep 02 13:39:17 MDT 2011
Fri Sep 02 13:39:17 MDT 2011
at com.oracle.ovm.mgr.action.ActionEngine.sendCommandToServer(ActionEngine.java:474)
at com.oracle.ovm.mgr.action.ActionEngine.sendDiscoverCommand(ActionEngine.java:283)

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