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swinstall giving RPC errors

Hi all

 

Just trying to install Ignite, and i'm getting the following:

 

 =======  11/11/11 05:27:45 MST  BEGIN install AGENT SESSION (pid=29413)    │
│ │          (jobid=testcoin-0002)                                             │
│ │                                                                           ││
│ │ WARNING: An attempt to get the network host entry for "172.20.0.12"       ││
│ │          failed.  This may result in denial of access to users and        ││
│ │          agents at this host.  Check the spelling of this name, then      ││
│ │          your "/etc/hosts" file, or your "/etc/resolv.conf" file and      ││
│ │          DNS resolver configuration.  The nslookup program may be         ││
│ │          helpful in isolating this problem.                               ││
│ │        * Agent session started for user "root@172.20.0.12". (pid=29413)
                                                                          ^│
│ │        * Beginning Analysis Phase.                                        ││
│ │        * Source:                                                          ││
│ │          testcoin.lortest.local:/scratch/Ignite-UX-11.31_C.7.13.259_HP-UX ││
│ │                                                                            │
│ │        * Target:           testcoin:/                                      │
│ │        * Target logfile:   testcoin:/var/adm/sw/swagent.log               ││
│ │        * Reading source for product information.                          ││
│ │ ERROR:   RPC exception: "Invalid network address (dce / rpc)" 11/11/11    ││
│ │          05:27:54 MST                                                     ││
│ │ ERROR:   Could not open remote depot/root                                 ││
│ │          "/scratch/Ignite-UX-11.31_C.7.13.259_HP-UX_B.11.00_32_64.depot"

          due to an RPC or network I/O error.                              ^│
│ │        * Retry number 1 of 1 for product information.                     ││
│ │ ERROR:   RPC exception: "Invalid network address (dce / rpc)" 11/11/11    ││
│ │          05:27:54 MST                                                     ││
│ │ ERROR:   Could not open remote depot/root                                 ││
│ │          "/scratch/Ignite-UX-11.31_C.7.13.259_HP-UX_B.11.00_32_64.depot"  ││
│ │          due to an RPC or network I/O error.                              ││
│ │ ERROR:   Cannot open source.  Check above for errors, as well as the      ││
│ │          daemon logfile on the source host (default location:             ││
│ │          /var/adm/sw/swagentd.log).                                        │
│ │ ERROR:   Cannot continue the Analysis Phase until the previous errors      │
│ │          are corrected.     

 

Any ideas?

 

I have restarted swagentd

 

Regards

 

Tariq

2 REPLIES
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Re: swinstall giving RPC errors

>WARNING: An attempt to get the network host entry for "172.20.0.12" failed.

 

This looks like the problem you have to solve.  Can the system talk to itself?

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Re: swinstall giving RPC errors

check entries in /etc/hosts file.


Dennis Handly wrote:

>WARNING: An attempt to get the network host entry for "172.20.0.12" failed.

 

This looks like the problem you have to solve.  Can the system talk to itself?


Check entries in /etc/hosts file