When you launch Oracle System Assistant from the Oracle ILOM web interface, you might encounter the following prompts when you click the Launch button for Oracle System Assistant in the Oracle ILOM Summary page:
Power off host prompt – This prompt appears only if the power on the host server was not powered off prior to starting the Oracle System Assistant launch procedure. Click OK to power off the host server.
Launch a new Oracle ILOM Remote System Console prompt – This prompt appears prior to launching the Oracle ILOM Remote System Console.
You might also encounter the following behavior:
An alert message appears stating “cannot get power state.”
A powered-off state is shown for Power in the Actions panel.
If this behavior occurs, it is because Oracle ILOM is temporarily unable to obtain the host server information. To continue the Oracle System Assistant launch operation, do the following:
The Oracle ILOM Summary page reappears.
Oracle ILOM will then launch Oracle System Assistant in the Oracle ILOM Remote System Console window.