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2. Oracle VM /etc/hosts File Requirements

2. Oracle VM /etc/hosts File Requirements

Applicable to all Oracle VM 3.x Releases. 
The Oracle VM Server’s host name in the /etc/hosts file must be associated with the server's public IP address. If an Oracle VM Server host name is associated with 127.0.0.1, the cluster.conf file will be malformed and the cluster will not be operational.
 
The next example shows the proper syntax for an Oracle VM Server’s hosts file entry.
127.0.0.1    localhost.localdomain localhost
192.168.4.8    servername.com servername

The next example shows the improper syntax from an Oracle VM Server's hosts file entry.
127.0.0.1    servername.com servername localhost.localdomain localhost
192.168.4.8     servername.com servername

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