ILOM Firmware Does Not Allow Loopback SSH Access
Last updated on OCTOBER 27, 2017
Applies to:Private Cloud Appliance - Version 2.1.1 and later
ssh to loopback address doesn't work:
[root@ovcamn05r1 ~]# ssh firstname.lastname@example.org
ssh: connect to host 169.254.182.76 port 22: Connection timed out
We can ping the loopback address:
[root@ovcamn05r1 ~]# ping 169.254.182.76
PING 169.254.182.76 (169.254.182.76) 56(84) bytes of data.
64 bytes from 169.254.182.76: icmp_seq=1 ttl=64 time=0.709 ms
64 bytes from 169.254.182.76: icmp_seq=2 ttl=64 time=0.568 ms
ILOM firmware is upgraded to a release newer than 3.2.4.
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