Attempting to add a VM Server to a Server Pool fails with OVMAPI_2005E - "server contains a component in error. Error event: server.offline., Summary: Server is Offline" (Doc ID 2094146.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 18, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle VM - Version 3.0.1 and later
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

On Oracle VM, when attempting to add a VM Server from the Unassigned Servers folder to an existing server pool, the job fails and the following kind of error message is reported :

 When expanding the job's details, the error reported is of type "ILLEGAL_OPERATION"

Cause

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