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EMOC-OVMM Services Upgrade Failed Due to Insufficient Disk Space Under /tmp (Doc ID 2279175.1)

Last updated on JULY 03, 2017

Applies to:

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


Exalogic EMOC-OVMM Services Patching Failed Due To Disk Space Issue On OVMM Server

Upon checking OVM upgrade log file:

Upgrade logfile : /tmp/ovm-manager-3-upgrade-2017-06-16-13.log
2017-06-16 22:13:58
2017-06-16 22:13:58 Starting Oracle VM Manager upgrade...
2017-06-16 22:13:58
2017-06-16 22:13:58 Not enough diskspace available.
2017-06-16 22:13:58 Make sure you have at least 80MB available in /tmp and 160MB available in /u01
2017-06-16 22:13:58 Exiting upgrade process.
Checking if this is an EC vServer ...
JDK of OVMM is at expected java version: java version "1.6.0_131"
JDK of OVMM is at expected java version: jdk1.6.0_131


EMOC-OVMM services patching fails even though there is enough space under  root file system /tmp and /u01.


[root@XXX-ecadm1 ~]# df -h

Filesystem                                      Size Used  Avail Use% Mounted on
/dev/xvda2                                      28G  22G   4.3G  84%      /
/dev/xvda1                                      99M  22M   73M   23%     /boot
tmpfs                                           16G    0   16G   0%      /dev/shm
/dev/xvdb1                                      99G  49G   50G   51%     /u01
                                                13T  321G  13T   3%      /mnt/elcontrol



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