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EM (Enterprise Manager) Discovery of Exalytics Fails with Error: "Could not discover ILOM. (Doc ID 2053919.1)

Last updated on APRIL 02, 2024

Applies to:

Oracle Exalytics Software - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


While trying to discover an Exalytics server after following the standard Enterprise Manager Cloud Control Managing Oracle Exalytics In-Memory Machine with Oracle Enterprise Manager documentation, The discover Exalytics System: Step 2 failed with the below error. However it is possible to login into ILOM using the provided address and credentials.

Error: Could not discover ILOM.
Reason: Encountered an error while connecting to ILOM. The specified ILOM IP address or host name is incorrect. Enter a valid IP address or host name, and try again.

emagent_perl.trc log shows the following: Tue Sep 8 15:39:58 2015: DEBUG: which ipmitool: return status:0 Tue Sep 8 15:39:58 2015: DEBUG: Found IPMItool Tue Sep 8 15:39:59 2015: DEBUG: ERROR in pinging ILOM.

The ILOM shows the "ERROR in pinging ILOM".




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