stat of /var/account/pacct failed: No such file or directory due to /var/account/pacct Missing On Exadata Storage Cells (Doc ID 1391444.1)

Last updated on JULY 14, 2014

Applies to:

Oracle Exadata Storage Server Software - Version 11.2.2.4.0 and later
Linux x86-64
SR 3-4494067695


Symptoms

The Storage Cells on my Exadata systems are generating emails that "run-parts /etc/cron.daily" execution of /etc/cron.daily/logrotate is encountering:

error: stat of /var/account/pacct failed: No such file or directory

And indeed, my /var/account directory on each Storage Cell is empty.

Cause

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