The VM Guest hosting Oracle VM Manager Shown As Stopped in Manager Web GUI after started it via "xm create ..." on an OVS

(Doc ID 1612693.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 14, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle VM - Version 3.2.1 and later
Linux x86-64
Linux x86

Symptoms

Oracle VM Manager is hosted as a VM guest in the pool being controlled by itself (described as OVMM VM guest in later of this article). After start this OVMM VM guest by executing command "xm create ..." on an Oracle VM Server,  this OVMM VM guest is shown as Stopped in Oracle VM Manager Web GUI, instead of Running.

Using a VM guest as the host machine for the Oracle VM Manager is a supported configuration; full details are available in the Running Oracle VM Manager as a VM guest document.

Cause

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