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Exapatch Fails To Upgrade Guest vServer With Error "transfer failed - Unknown or unexpected error warning: u <..> ctrl <..> nrefs != 0 (<ZFS IP address> http) updating RPMs failed" (Doc ID 2079414.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 09, 2015

Applies to:

Oracle Exalogic Elastic Cloud Software - Version and later
Linux x86-64
Oracle Virtual Server x86-64


In Exalogic virtual racks running Exapatch to upgrade guest vServers during patching fails with following "updating RPMs failed" error.

INFO: Mon Nov 9 14:46:04 EST 2015: Updating RPMs
error: skipping - transfer failed - Unknown or unexpected error
warning: u 0x1caf590 ctrl 0x1cb0d40 nrefs != 0 ( http)
ERROR: Mon Nov 9 14:46:04 EST 2015: updating RPMs failed

 Above error is not specific to any particular rpm package. It can happen with any rpm package. 


Guest vServer patching. 


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