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Exadata: BROADCOM[287501]: ERROR SemCreate() Semget() Failed! No Space Left on Device (Doc ID 2421750.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 09, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Version N/A and later
Oracle VM - Version 3.4.1 to 3.4.5 [Release OVM34]
Linux x86-64
Linux x86

Symptoms


On Dom0, Customer not able to deploy any new VM guest on the environment.

Errors in the /var/log/messages filled with below:


BROADCOM[289616]: ERROR       SemCreate() semget() failed! No space left on device
BROADCOM[289616]: ERROR       ngBmapiInitialize() LockCreate() failed!
BROADCOM[289616]: ERROR       ngBmapiInitialize() LockCreate() failed!
BROADCOM[289709]: ERROR       SemCreate() semget() failed! No space left on device
BROADCOM[289709]: ERROR       ngBmapiInitialize() LockCreate() failed!
BROADCOM[289709]: ERROR       ngBmapiInitialize() LockCreate() failed!

BROADCOM[180072]: ERROR /usr/share/hwdata/pci.ids file should be updated#012
BROADCOM[180072]: ERROR GetSriovInfo() fopen() /sys/bus/pci/devices/0000:af:00.0/virtfn0/uevent failed! 2 
BROADCOM[180072]: ERROR GetSriovInfo() fopen() /sys/bus/pci/devices/0000:af:00.1/virtfn0/uevent failed! 2
BROADCOM[180236]: ERROR /usr/share/hwdata/pci.ids file should be updated#012
BROADCOM[180236]: ERROR GetSriovInfo() fopen() /sys/bus/pci/devices/0000:af:00.0/virtfn0/uevent failed! 2
BROADCOM[180236]: ERROR GetSriovInfo() fopen() /sys/bus/pci/devices/0000:af:00.1/virtfn0/uevent failed! 2
BROADCOM[180365]: ERROR /usr/share/hwdata/pci.ids file should be updated#012
BROADCOM[180365]: ERROR GetSriovInfo() fopen() /sys/bus/pci/devices/0000:af:00.0/virtfn0/uevent failed! 2
BROADCOM[180365]: ERROR GetSriovInfo() fopen() /sys/bus/pci/devices/0000:af:00.1/virtfn0/uevent OADCOM[358466]: ERROR
BROADCOM[180494]: ERROR /usr/share/hwdata/pci.ids file should be updated#012

Changes

 No changes in the environment, the issue occurred on Exadata X-7 environment 

Cause

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