Oracle Exalytics Cannot Directly Connect To SP/ILOM Via Putty Or Terminal Utility (Doc ID 1555878.1)

Last updated on MAY 23, 2013

Applies to:

Exalytics In-Memory Machine X2-4 - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Using Oracle Exalytics and can successfully login to the ILOM via the web interface.
Once logged in via the ILOM web interface, the remote console can be launched in the java applet and the CLI environment can be accessed.

Can also login to the Exalytics server operating system as non-root user via Tera Term VT (freeware terminal tool).
Once logged in can run -> ssh -X root@host and get connected to the ILOM CLI environment.

If a direct connection to the ILOM, via Tera Term VT, and root user is attempted, the connection fails.

Cause

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