Failed to Connect to ovm_shell in OVM Manager (Doc ID 2304597.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 06, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle VM - Version 3.2.11 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On 3.2.11 Oracle VM Manager, the ovm_shell fails to login with below error. The password used is correct, that confirmed by login from Oracle VM Manager console and OVM CLI.

# /usr/bin/ovm_shell.sh -u admin -p paswd$1
Failed to Connect
OVM Shell: 3.2.11.779 Interactive Mode
>>> from com.oracle.ovm.mgr.api import *
>>> from com.oracle.ovm.mgr.api.event import *
>>> from com.oracle.ovm.mgr.api.virtual import *
>>> from com.oracle.ovm.mgr.api.physical import *
>>> from com.oracle.ovm.mgr.api.physical.network import *
>>> from com.oracle.ovm.mgr.api.physical.storage import *

 

Adminesrver.log reports:

####<Login failed for admin. [Security:090304]Authentication Failed: User admin javax.security.auth.login.FailedLoginException: [Security:090302]Authentication Failed: User admin denied. Caused by oracle.security.jps.internal.jaas.module.AuthenticationException: [Security:090304]Authentication Failed: User admin javax.security.auth.login.FailedLoginException: [Security:090302]Authentication Failed: User admin denied>

####<Sep 6, 2017 1:19:26 PM AWST> <Info> <com.oracle.odof.core.WorkflowManager> <pp-emoc> <AdminServer> <Odof Tcp Client Thread: /127.0.0.1:54321/378> <<anonymous>> <> <0000LtLaQf03j4T6yBU^MG1PfsDx000002> <1504675166687> <BEA-000000> <Login permission exception from: /127.0.0.1:38056, username: admin>

 

 Password includes character '$'.

Changes

 No changes

Cause

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