Oracle ZFS Storage Appliance: Unable to Add System as Replication Target - "Unable to connect to hostname: <IP ADDRESS>" (Doc ID 2246141.1)

Last updated on MARCH 26, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle ZFS Storage ZS5-2 - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Oracle ZFS Storage ZS5-4 - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Oracle ZFS Storage ZS4-4 - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Oracle ZFS Storage ZS3-4 - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Oracle ZFS Storage ZS3-2 - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
7000 Appliance OS (Fishworks)

Goal

When trying to set up a replication target under configuration > Services> Replication

Why do I get the error message "Unable to connect to hostname: '  IP address'"  ?

The customer can ping the IP address of the target ZFS  from the source ZFS  though.
 

Solution

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