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[PCA] ILOM Firmware Does Not Allow Loopback SSH Access (Doc ID 2320698.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 02, 2019

Applies to:

Private Cloud Appliance - Version 2.1.1 and later
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

ssh to loopback address doesn't work:

[root@ovcamn05r1 ~]# ssh root@<IP ADDR>
ssh: connect to host <IP ADDR> port 22: Connection timed out

We can ping the loopback address successfully:

[root@ovcamn05r1 ~]# ping <IP ADDR>
PING <IP ADDR> (<IP ADDR>) 56(84) bytes of data.
64 bytes from <IP ADDR>: icmp_seq=1 ttl=64 time=0.709 ms
64 bytes from <IP ADDR>: icmp_seq=2 ttl=64 time=0.568 ms

Changes

ILOM firmware is upgraded to a release newer than 3.2.4.

Cause

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