Exadata cell patching 11.2.3.2.0 error "Unable to get size of /root/_patch_hctap_/_p_/11.2.3.2.0.120713.iso" (Doc ID 1566409.1)

Last updated on JULY 08, 2013

Applies to:

Oracle Exadata Storage Server Software - Version 11.2.2.4.0 to 11.2.3.2.0 [Release 11.2]
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

 While patching Exadata cell node to upgrade from 11.2.2.4.2 to 11.2.3.2.0
reports error: "Unable to get size of /root/_patch_hctap_/_p_/11.2.3.2.0.120713.iso"

Error reported:

esyscel01: _EXIT_PASS_Cell esyscel01 202.63.198.164 2013-06-27 14:54:03:
esyscel01: [INFO] 2013-06-27 14:55:08 patchmgr launch attempt from esyscel02.Cubexs.net.pk_202.63.198.165_patch_patch_11.2.3.2.0.120713.
esyscel01: [INFO] 2013-06-27 14:55:08 dostep called: 6ipw patch -no-auto-rollback is_rolling 600 3600 900 3600 default
esyscel01: [DEBUG] BEGIN Various markers 2013-06-27 14:55:08
esyscel01: [DEBUG] End Various markers
esyscel01: [ERROR] Unable to get size of /root/_patch_hctap_/_p_/11.2.3.2.0.120713.iso                            <<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<issue here
esyscel01: on.
esyscel01: [ERROR] patch initiatlization failed.
esyscel01: _EXIT_ERROR_Cell esyscel01 202.63.198.164 2013-06-27 14:55:08: [ERROR] Failed. See details in the logs.
esyscel01: [INFO] 2013-06-27 14:56:10 patchmgr launch attempt from esyscel02.Cubexs.net.pk_202.63.198.165_patch_patch_11.2.3.2.0.120713.
esyscel01: [INFO] 2013-06-27 14:56:10 dostep called: 6ipw patch -no-auto-rollback is_rolling 600 3600 900 3600 default
esyscel01: [DEBUG] BEGIN Various markers 2013-06-27 14:56:10
esyscel01: [DEBUG] End Various markers
esyscel01: [ERROR] Unable to get size of /root/_patch_hctap_/_p_/11.2.3.2.0.120713.iso
esyscel01: on.
esyscel01: [ERROR] patch initiatlization failed.
esyscel01: [ERROR] patch initiatlization failed.
esyscel01: _EXIT_ERROR_Cell esyscel01 202.63.198.164 2013-06-27 14:56:10: [ERROR] Failed. See details in the logs.
esyscel01:
esyscel01: [INFO] 2013-06-27 14:56:10 patchmgr launch attempt from esyscel02.Cubexs.net.pk_202.63.198.165_patch_patch_11.2.3.2.0.120713.
esyscel01: [INFO] 2013-06-27 14:56:10 dostep called: 6ipw patch -no-auto-rollback is_rolling 600 3600 900 3600 default
esyscel01: [ERROR] patch initiatlization failed.
esyscel01: [ERROR] Unable to get size of /root/_patch_hctap_/_p_/11.2.3.2.0.120713.iso
esyscel01: [ERROR] patch initiatlization failed.
esyscel01: [ERROR] patch initiatlization failed.
esyscel01: Cell esyscel01 202.63.198.164
esyscel01: _EXIT_ERROR_Cell esyscel01 202.63.198.164 2013-06-

 

1) Cell node 2 and 3 are upgraded successfully
2) cell node 1 reports error.

Changes

 patching Exadata cell node to upgrade from 11.2.2.4.2 to 11.2.3.2.0

Cause

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