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Known Issues for Exalogic 2.0.6.2.X Patch Set Updates (Doc ID 2156050.1)

Last updated on JULY 31, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Exalogic Elastic Cloud Software - Version 2.0.6.2.160419 to 2.0.6.2.170418
Oracle Solaris on x86-64 (64-bit)
Linux x86-64
Oracle Virtual Server (x86-64)

Purpose

This document lists the critical known issues for Exalogic 2.0.6.2.X Patch Set Updates.

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Purpose
Scope
Details
 Exalogic PSU Known Issues
 April 2017 PSU - Generic Known Issues
 In the generic Exapatch prePatchCheck validation across rack, prechecks for Switch fails when upgrade path is from 2.1.x to 2.2.4-3
 verify-topology fails: Switch is not configured with an ib node description
 Post PSU Upgrade ILOM SHOWS "WARNING: HTTPS CERTIFICATE IS SET TO FACTORY DEFAULT"
 Exalogic April 2017 Virtual PSU (2.0.6.2.170418): Compute Nodes Lose IB Networks When NM2-GW IB Switch Unexpectedly Reboots or Becomes Unavailable
 April 2017 PSU - Virtual Linux Issues
 Custom certificates provisioned for EMOC are replaced with self-signed certificate following an upgrade to Apr 2017 PSU
 Following an upgrade to April 2017 PSU (Virtual), dual mounts are observed for the Exalogic Pool mount
 Following the April 2017 PSU upgrade, OL6 guest vServers are unable to communicate over the IPoIB-default network
 iaas-describe-vservers does not print all IP addresses assigned to April 2017 PSU vServers
 Exalogic Virtual Guest Vservers In EMOC Shown As Suspended State During/After Upgrading To April 2017 PSU
 Exalogic Virtual: Patching Of Control Servers Fails During April 2017 PSU Upgrade With "ERROR: EMOC version files are NOT updated" Error
 Exalogic Virtual: EC-templates Patching Fails During Patching to PSUs Later than April 2017 Due To EMOC Control vServer Panic and Crash
 January 2017 PSU - Virtual Known Issues
 Unable to Start Guest vServers From EMOC BUI In Exalogic January 2017 PSU 2.0.6.2.170117 Virtual Rack
 October 2016 PSU - Generic Known Issues
 When http authentication is enabled, the prePatchCheck command throws a warning message if HTTP URI is not passed explicitly
 ExaBR - UNABLE TO SUCCESSFULLY PARSE XML INPUT OCCURS WHILE RESTORING ILOM
 ZFS IB HCA Firmware Upgrading Issue with patching script
 October 2016 PSU - Physical Linux Issues
 ExaBr failed to take a backup of 2.0.0.0.0
 October 2016 PSU - Virtual Linux Issues
 Post NM-2 switch upgrade in a virtual environment, vServer creation may fail
 cnode-vserver-control.py script hangs if the compute node has PromptPassword set in rack_configuration.py
 Exalogic July 2016 PSU Exapatch Version 1.4.7 Pre-patch Check for Exalogic Control Services Fails Regardless of the Availability of Recent ExaBR Backups
 EC Control Service upgrade failed with ERROR pre-patch RecentBackupCheck failed even after patch 24352770 applied.
 Error messages seen in OEL6 vServer upgrade logs while removing the older kernel-devel rpms
 Exalogic : vServers Stuck In Single User Mode When Applying PSU In Parallel On Multiple vServers
 Exalogic: Exapatch Precheck Fails When ZFSSA URI Contains '$' Character During Patching vServer
 July 2016 PSU - Generic Known Issues
 Upgrading NM2 Switch Firmware on full rack Exalogic systems or multi-rack Exa systems causing Network outage
 PrePatchCheck for Infiniband Switch failed cause of insufficient system memory on IB switches.
 ZFS Head prePatchCheck fails with following message (either for one of the heads or both the heads)
 ZFS patching fails due to losing IO access to the pool.
 ZFS Software Patching failed with problem "id1,sd@SATA_____TOSHIBA_THNSNC51________XXXXXXXXXXX/a' in pool 'exalogic' failed to open"
 July 2016 PSU - Physical Linux Issues
 ExaBr failed to take a backup of 2.0.0.0.0
 July 2016 PSU - Physical Linux Issues
 Post Patching Switches, NFS mount point is in hung state (Refer: Bug18465204)
 Upgrade from EECS 2.0.4.0.4 and earlier releases (containing NM2 FW v2.0.x) to EECS 2.0.4.0.5 and newer releases (containing NM2 FW v2.1.x) requires downtime to perform the switch FW upgrade
 July 2016 PSU - Virtual Linux Issues
 Post upgrading the Exalogic Control Services, the EMOC BUI could be down
 cnode-vserver-control.py script hangs if the compute node has PromptPassword set in rack_configuration.py
 Exalogic July 2016 PSU Exapatch Version 1.4.7 Pre-patch Check for Exalogic Control Services Fails Regardless of the Availability of Recent ExaBR Backups
 Patching of Exalogic Control Services fails while applying the Jul 2016 PSU
 Exalogic : vServers Stuck In Single User Mode When Applying PSU In Parallel On Multiple vServers
 GENERIC KNOWN ISSUES APPLICABLE TO ALL 2.0.6.2.X PSU's
 Exalogic: "smpartition start" Command Throws "Unable to get rpc version on some nodes in the fabric" Error During Post PSU Upgrade Configuration For NM2-GW Switches
 Exalogic Compute Node Upgrade Fails With "CheckHWnFWProfile: Unable To Load Functions Library" Errors When Running Exapatch
 Exalogic Virtual: EoIB Network Bonds Do Not Work On OL6 Guest vServers When SM Master Failover Happens On the IB Switches
 Exalogic Virtual: ecservices Upgrade Failing With "patch_el_echo_falcon_post.sh: No such file or directory" Error In Exapatch Logs
 Exalogic Virtual: vServers Crashed Due To PSU Version In vServers Higher Than Exalogic Infrastructure PSU Version
 Exalogic Virtual: Ecservices Upgrade Failing With "failed to run cd /opt/egbt_upgrade/OVMM/OVMM; sh" Error
 Exalogic: prePatchChecks On Compute Nodes Failing With "/dev/console: Input/output error" In Exapatch Logs
 Exalogic Virtual: Exapatch prePatchCheck For Guest vServers Fails With "No update paths found" Error
 Exalogic Virtual: EC Services (Exalogic Control Services) Upgrade Failing With "ERROR: OVMM version files are NOT updated" Error
 Exalogic: Exapatch prePatchChecks On Infiniband Gateway (NM2-GW) Failing With "ERROR: Insufficient free space on /var/log" Error
 Known Issues for Older Exalogic PSU Versions
 Modification History
 Documentation Accessibility
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