Cell Upgrade fails with CELL-02018: Internal error detected: java.lang.ArrayIndexOutOfBoundsException: -8 (Doc ID 1313989.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 13, 2011

Applies to:

Oracle Exadata Storage Server Software - Version: 11.2.2.1.1 and later   [Release: 11.2 and later ]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When installing 11.2.2.2.0 cell patch on a cell node with rolling option, patchmgr session fails while deactivating the griddisks. cellcli command gives an internal error:

./patchmgr -cells cell_group -patch -rolling

 

CELL-02018: Internal error detected: java.lang.ArrayIndexOutOfBoundsException: -8


exa1cel05: _EXIT_PASS_Cell exa1cel05 10.126.27.18 13:45-28-Feb:2011:
exa1cel05: [INFO] Deactivate started version:11.2.2.1.1.101105
exa1cel05: mversion:101105 Thu Feb 24 12:35:42 WET 2011
exa1cel05: CELL-02018: Internal error detected: java.lang.ArrayIndexOutOfBoundsException: -8
exa1cel05: [INFO] Activate started version:11.2.2.1.1.101105
exa1cel05: mversion:101105 Thu Feb 24 13:36:56 WET 2011
exa1cel05: DATA_CD_00_exa1cel05 ONLINE Yes
exa1cel05: DATA_CD_01_exa1cel05 ONLINE Yes
....
....
_EXIT_ERROR_Cell
[40;31mFAILED[0m for following cells
exa1cel05: exa1cel05 10.126.27.18 13:47-28-Feb:2011: [INFO] Patch is in failed state.

13:47-28-Feb:2011 2 of 5 :[40;31mFAILED[0m: Details in /home/oracle/patches/patch_11.2.2.2.0.101206.2/patchmgr.stdout and /home/oracle/patches/patch_11.2.2.2.0.101206.2/patchmgr.stderr.
13:47-28-Feb:2011 2 of 5 :[40;1;31mFAILED[0m: DONE: Waiting to finish pre-reboot patch actions.
[ERROR] Patch or rollback failed. Please run cleanup before retrying.
[40;1;36m================PatchMgr run ended Mon Feb 28 13:47:54 WET 2011 ===========[0m


Cause

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