Exalytics Patch Set (PS) 4: Connectivity To Exadata Server As Oracle VM Guest Fails Over Infiniband Network (Doc ID 1669988.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 07, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Exalytics Software - Version 1.0.0.4.0 and later
Exalytics In-Memory Machine X3-4 - Version All Versions and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Oracle Exalytics Release 1 Patchset (PS4) 4 has been applied for configuring Infiniband connectivity to Exadata Server on an Exalytics X3-4 Virtualized Machine.
Oracle VM Server and VM guests are configured as per instructions in Install guide:

Installation and Administration Guide for Oracle Exalytics In-Memory Machine (Exalytics Software Release 1.0.0.4 for Exalytics X2-4 and X3-4)
Section 3 Configuring Exalytics Machine for Virtualization

Exadata server that is connected over infiniband can be pinged successfully from the VM Servers created on Exalytics machine.
However, Exadata Server cannot be pinged from any of the VM guests on the Exalytics machines.

Cause

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