Cannot Start Virtual Machine With Error "Device 0 (vif) could not be connected. Hotplug scripts not working" (Doc ID 1605052.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 20, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle VM - Version 3.0.1 to 3.3.1 [Release OVM30 to OVM33]
Linux x86
Linux x86-64
*** 2015-10-15 Checked for relevancy

Symptoms

The following message is received when trying to start a Virtual Machine:

Removing the virtual network interfaces in the Virtual Machine allows it to start without network.

Cause

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