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Mounting Network Storage(iSCSI/NFS etc.) onto /var may Results in "No such file or directory" Errors (Doc ID 2506521.1)

Last updated on MAY 19, 2020

Applies to:

Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Version N/A and later
Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 7.0 and later
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

In case /var is not on local storage but on network storage like iSCSI, NFS etc., some commands could fail with errors, like:

# nmcli connection show
Error: Could not create NMClient object: Could not connect: No such file or directory.

 

Changes

 mounting network storage onto /var. ex. /dev/sdb is iSCSI storage as below:

 

Cause

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