The Oracle Database Appliance: Initial Configuration


Initial configuration via ILOM

The ILOM interface gets a DHCP adress per default, if a DHCP is available.

1. Logon at ILOM

ILOM is  reachable via SSH and has the following default access data:

  • Username: root
  • Password: changeme
# ssh root@<ILOM IP Addresse>
The authenticity of host '172.16.0.52 (172.16.0.52)' can't be established.
RSA key fingerprint is e6:50:f7:b2:02:71:f8:2c:87:06:20:87:cc:fc:c8:e1.
Are you sure you want to continue connecting (yes/no)? yes
Warning: Permanently added '172.16.0.52' (RSA) to the list of known hosts.
Password: 

Oracle(R) Integrated Lights Out Manager

Version 3.0.14.13 r66865

Copyright (c) 2011, Oracle and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved.

Warning: password is set to factory default.

->

2. Start textconsole

The default OS access data:

  • Username: root
  • Passwort: welcome1
-> start /HOST/console

Are you sure you want to start /HOST/console (y/n)? y 

Serial console started. To stop, type ESC (

Enterprise Linux Enterprise Linux Server release 5.5 (Carthage)
Kernel 2.6.18-194.32.1.0.1.el5 on an x86_64

oak1 login: root
Password: 
Last login: Sat Mar 3 08:19:11 on ttyS0

3 . Check Interfaces

[root@oak1 bin]# ethtool bond0

Settings for bond0:

Link detected: yes

[root@oak1 bin]# ethtool bond1

Settings for bond1:

Link detected: no

[root@oak1 bin]# ethtool bond2

Settings for bond2:

Link detected: no

[root@oak1 ~]# ifconfig bond0

bond0 Link encap:Ethernet HWaddr 00:21:28:F0:77:EC

inet6 addr: fe80::221:28ff:fef0:77ec/64 Scope:Link

UP BROADCAST RUNNING MASTER MULTICAST MTU:1500 Metric:1

RX packets:9430512 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 frame:0

TX packets:6 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 carrier:0

collisions:0 txqueuelen:0

RX bytes:697083697 (664.7 MiB) TX bytes:468 (468.0 b)

 4 Initiale Networkconfiguration

[root@oak1 ~]# /opt/oracle/oak/bin/oakcli configure firstnet
Select the interface to configure network on [bond0 bond1 bond2 xbond0]:bond0
Configure DHCP on bond0?(yes/no):no
INFO: Static configuration selected
Enter the IP address to configure:172.16.0.58
Enter the netmask address to configure:255.255.254.0
Enter the gateway address to configure:172.16.0.1
INFO: Plumbing the IPs now
INFO: Restarting the network
Shutting down interface bond0: bonding: bond0: Warning: the permanent HWaddr of eth2 - 00:21:28:F0:77:EC - is still in use by bond0. Set the HWaddr of eth2 to a different address to avoid conflicts. [ OK ]
Shutting down interface bond1: bonding: bond1: Warning: the permanent HWaddr of eth4 - A0:36:9F:03:86:3D - is still in use by bond1. Set the HWaddr of eth4 to a different address to avoid conflicts. [ OK ]
Shutting down interface bond2: bonding: bond2: Warning: the permanent HWaddr of eth6 - A0:36:9F:03:86:3F - is still in use by bond2. Set the HWaddr of eth6 to a different address to avoid conflicts. [ OK ]
Shutting down interface eth0: [ OK ]
Shutting down interface eth1: [ OK ]
Shutting down interface eth8: bonding: xbond0: Warning: the permanent HWaddr of eth8 - 90:E2:BA:0E:25:B0 - is still in use by xbond0. Set the HWaddr of eth8 to a different address to avoid conflicts. [ OK ]
Shutting down interface eth9: [ OK ]
Shutting down interface xbond0: bonding: unable to remove non-existent slave eth8 for bond xbond0. bonding: unable to remove non-existent slave eth9 for bond xbond0. [ OK ]
Shutting down loopback interface: [ OK ]
Bringing up loopback interface: [ OK ]
Bringing up interface bond0: [ OK ]
Bringing up interface bond1: [ OK ]
Bringing up interface bond2: [ OK ]
Bringing up interface eth0: [ OK ]
Bringing up interface eth1: [ OK ]
Bringing up interface xbond0: [ OK ]
[root@oak1 ~]#

DONE. The first machine should be reachable via SSH right now. The same procedure must be repeated on the second node (oak2).

NOTICE: The interconnect IP must not be configured. This is done per default.

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