Oracle VM: Re-Discovering an Oracle VM Server with a Dynamic IP address shows ERROR "I/O error while communicating with HTTP server: Connection refused"
Last updated on AUGUST 06, 2015
Applies to:Oracle VM - Version 3.2.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
On Oracle VM, in some testing and/or development environments, the Oracle VM Servers are getting their IP addresses assigned dynamically, e.g. using DHCP.
After a server reboot, the server is being reported by the Oracle VM manager as offline and attempting to re-discover it fails with the following kind of error message :
The issue doesn't reproduce after each reboot, it appears to be happening randomly, more often when the OVS server has been powered off for a long time.
Reboot of the server.
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