Oracle HAIP

Starting with 11.2.0.2 oracle introduced highly available IP (HAIP) addresses. This allows the oracle clusterware to provide redunadant interconnect usage without the need for bonding at the network interface level. More information on HAIP can be found here for Solaris. Lets see it in action. We have defined network interfaces across two vlans and the…

Solaris: PRVG-1509 when active/passive IPMP is being used

Upon installing 12C Grid Infrastructure on Solaris 5.10 the following problem was encountered during the pre installation checks.

Looking at our interface setup all seems ok. We have an active/passive IPMP group setup for our public interfaces to cater for failover. Confirmed with my trusty Unix admin that the setup was all good.