Exadata YUM Pre-Checks Fails with ERROR: Inactive lvm not equal to active lvm. Backups will fail. (Doc ID 1988429.1)

Last updated on JULY 09, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Exadata Storage Server Software - Version 11.2.3.3.0 and later
Oracle Exadata Hardware - Version 11.2.0.3 and later
Linux x86-64
Oracle Exadata Database Machine Release - Version 11.2.3.3.0 and later

Symptoms

dbnodeupdate.sh  pre-check script in Exadata Machines fails with following error message:

ERROR: Inactive lvm not equal to active lvm. Backups will fail. Re-create it with proper size

Cause

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